Strange Brain: People can see Sounds

Strange Brain: People can see Sounds Sound-visual illusions such as the McGurk effect, when the visual component of one sound is paired with the auditory component of another sound, leading...

Felix Baumgartner: Extreme Skydive from Edge of Space

Fire rainbow in Ethiopia
Austrian extreme skydiver Felix Baumgartner has become the only human being to break the sound barrier after skydiving from the edge of space, 38 km above Earth. After a...

Doomsday in 2012? Maya Hieroglyph Fund Contains no Prophecy

Archaeologists have discovered a Maya text carved in stones at the "La Corona" dig site in Guatemala which refers to the 21st of the December 2012. These carvings are...

African Khoi-San (“Bushmen”) are the oldest people in the world

21.09.2012 - African Khoi-San are the oldest people in the world A genetic study published in the magazine "Science" reports that the Khoi-San in Southern Africa is the oldest ethnic...

First Etruscan pyramids located in Orvieto, central Italy

19th September 2012 - Orvieto, Italy. The world's first Etruscan pyramids have been discovered by a team of US and Italian archeologists under a wine cellar in Orvieto, a...