A Tennessee man searching through his attic several months ago discovered a piece of American history: An audio reel of an unreleased interview with Dr. Martin Luther King conducted by his father for a book project that was never finished.
Newsy (July 3, 2014) A record collector's trip to New York netted nearly 150 of folk legend Bob Dylan's unheard recordings stashed away in a closet for more than 40 years.
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AP (Apr. 30, 2014) The deteriorating tomb of King Tutankhamun's, more commonly known as King Tut, has been replicated using 3D technology. The replica was inaugurated Wednesday in front of the Valley of the Kings in ... watch video
AFP (Oct. 12, 2012) Beneath a car park in the English city of Leicester, experts believe they have found the remains of King Richard III, who died in battle in 1485. The key to identifying the skeleton lies with a ... watch video
CBC (Feb. 5, 2013) The skull of a 15th-century English king that was found under a parking lot in Leicester, England, has been used to reconstruct the monarch's face, via a technique that can help identify the victims ... watch video
CBC (Feb. 5, 2013) The skull of a 15th-century British king that was found under a parking lot in Leicester, England, has been used to reconstruct the monarch's face, via a technique that can help identify the victims ... watch video
July 28, 2015 Scientists write that sea-level rise (3.4 mm/yr) is faster in the Chesapeake Bay region than any other location on the Atlantic coast of North America, and twice the global average (1.7 mm/yr). They ... read more
July 28, 2015 While the stature of pygmies is well-suited to tropical rainforests, the mechanisms underlying their growth remain poorly understood. In order to decipher these mechanisms, a ... read more
July 28, 2015 The light-sensing molecules that tell plants whether to germinate, when to flower and which direction to grow to seek more sunlight were inherited millions of years ago from ... read more
July 27, 2015 The Viking hit-and-run raids on monastic communities such as Lindisfarne and Iona were the most infamous result of burgeoning Scandinavian maritime prowess in the closing years of the Eighth ... read more
July 20, 2015 For the first time, advanced technologies made it possible to read parts of a damaged scroll that is at least 1,500 years old, discovered inside the Holy Ark of the synagogue ... read more
July 23, 2015 New research reveals that some of the earliest civilizations in the Middle East and the Fertile Crescent may have been affected by abrupt climate change. These findings show ... read more
July 2, 2013 King penguin chicks survive harsh winters with almost no food by minimizing the cost of energy production. A new study shows that the efficiency of the mitochondria, the power house of the cell, is ... read more