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History Jun 19, 185 days ago
Historian Robert M. Grant Dies at 96
Historian Robert M. Grant Dies at 96
Robert McQueen Grant, whose incisive studies of ancient Christianity made him one of his field’s most influential scholars, died June 10 at his home in Hyde Park. He was 96. Grant was the Carl Darling Buck Professor Emeritus of New Testament ...
Archaeology Oct 29, 53 days ago
Ancient auditory illusions reflected in prehistoric art?
Ancient auditory illusions reflected in prehistoric art?
Although sound is invisible, evidence suggests its complex properties can easily lead to ‘supernatural’ auditory illusions that correspond to depictions in prehistoric cave art WASHINGTON, D.C., October 28, 2014 – Some of mankind’s earliest and most mysterious artistic achievements—including prehistoric cave ...
Geology Apr 13, 252 days ago
Study Examines Cataclysmic Event From 3.26 Billion Years Ago
Study Examines Cataclysmic Event From 3.26 Billion Years Ago
Scientists Reconstruct Ancient Impact That Dwarfs Dinosaur-Extinction Blast WASHINGTON, D.C. — Picture this: A massive asteroid almost as wide as Rhode Island and about three to five times larger than the rock thought to have wiped out the dinosaurs slams ...
Paleontology Jun 18, 187 days ago
VIDEO: New Horned Dinosaur
VIDEO: New Horned Dinosaur
New horned dinosaur reveals unique wing-shaped headgear Cleveland, Ohio . . . Scientists have named a new species of horned dinosaur (ceratopsian) based on fossils collected from Montana in the United States and Alberta, Canada. Mercuriceratops (mer-cure-E-sare-ah-tops) gemini was approximately ...