+ Submit News Link

News Archives

"It's just so exciting to think that in 2016 we're still discovering things in our world—even mammals that are more than 20 feet long," Morin says.


Posted: 7/26/2016 6:06:05 PM   Reads: 257   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Cryptozoology

Category: Cryptozoology
Archaeologists excavate cashew-crunching tool sets that have been used by capuchin monkeys in Brazil for a hundred generations.


Posted: 7/11/2016 4:42:27 PM   Reads: 229   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Science

Category: Science
An extraterrestrial civilization could alter a planet’s orbital signal to capture the attention of off-world astronomers.


Posted: 6/13/2016 7:20:15 PM   Reads: 336   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: SETI

Category: SETI
Rings of stalagmites found in a cave in France suggest that our ancient relatives were surprisingly skilled builders.


Posted: 5/25/2016 7:40:49 PM   Reads: 258   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Ancient Civilizations

Stone steps uncovered at the ancient port city of Thmuis are part of a nilometer, a structure used in antiquity to monitor the level of the Nile River. The device was used to predict harvest [and tax] times. “During the time of the pharaohs, the nilometer was used to compute the levy of taxes, and this was also likely the case during the Hellenistic period,” says Robert Littman, an archaeologist at the University of Hawaii. “If the water level indicated there would be a strong harvest, taxes would be higher.”


Posted: 5/19/2016 4:30:31 PM   Reads: 803   Submitted By: Ohiomstr2   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Ancient Technology

The medieval religious order that fought in the Crusades is a favored subject of superstition.


Posted: 5/13/2016 12:51:45 AM   Reads: 376   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Conspiracy Theories

Human bones tell stories that would otherwise be lost to history. But archaeologists are increasingly confronted with demands to let past generations rest in peace.


Posted: 4/7/2016 2:58:51 PM   Reads: 190   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Afterlife

Category: Afterlife
The legendary physicist tried for years to turn lead into gold—and may have used a newly recovered manuscript in his quest.


Posted: 4/4/2016 2:07:23 AM   Reads: 16   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: The Dark Side

Category: The Dark Side
Treasures from ancient burials around the world are testaments to the belief that another life awaits us after death.


Posted: 3/31/2016 3:03:11 PM   Reads: 200   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Afterlife

Category: Afterlife
Researchers say the weapons of Rapa Nui were actually lousy battle tools, and the islanders wanted it that way.


Posted: 2/22/2016 7:41:55 PM   Reads: 188   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Ancient Civilizations

An ancient site of Göbekli Tepe in Turkey has rewritten the early history of civilization.


Posted: 1/20/2016 3:24:11 PM   Reads: 256   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Ancient Mysteries

Given away by strange, crop circle-like formations seen from the air, a huge prehistoric ceremonial complex discovered in southern England has taken archaeologists by surprise.


Posted: 6/15/2009 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 446   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Crop Circles

Category: Crop Circles
On the outskirts of creation, unknown, unseen "structures" are tugging on our universe like cosmic magnets, a controversial new study says.


Posted: 11/18/2008 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 443   Submitted By: 0x6a656666   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Space

Category: Space
Judas was a traitor—even a "demon"—according to a new translation of the recently revealed Gospel of Judas


Posted: 1/8/2008 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 485   Submitted By: lone_wolf_lycan   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Religion

Category: Religion
King Tutankhamun likely died after falling from his chariot while hunting, Egypt’s top archaeologist says


Posted: 10/25/2007 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 451   Submitted By: lone_wolf_lycan   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Ancient Mysteries

the U.S. military hopes to use the technology to turn sharks "into stealth spies


Posted: 3/6/2006 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 439   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: General

Category: General
footprints are just one of several archaeological finds indicating that the still-active Vesuvius is capable of far worse eruptions than anything Naples’ disaster planners are currently prepared for


Posted: 3/6/2006 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 462   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Ancient Civilizations

new research suggests that the decrease in rainfall on the continent is causeing a drastic reduction in river water, the lifeblood for rural populations in Africa and it’s wildlife.


Posted: 3/6/2006 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 479   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: General

Category: General
Rumors of twins have been swirling around a certain heavenly body lately (hint: we’re not talking about Angelina Jolie). Now the truth can be revealed


Posted: 3/6/2006 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 572   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Space

Category: Space
scientists have devised a computer that can perform 330 trillion operations per second, more than 100,000 times the speed of the fastest PC. The secret: It runs on DNA


Posted: 3/6/2006 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 423   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Technology News

Category: Technology News
Researchers have observed and photographed wild gorillas using sticks and stumps to navigate a swampy forest clearing in the Republic of the Congo. The images provide the first documented use of tools among wild gorillas


Posted: 10/4/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 440   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: People

Category: People
The earthquake that triggered the December 26 tsunami has increased stress on nearby faults, making another major South Asian quake more likely


Posted: 3/18/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 481   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: General

Category: General
Astronomers have detected an unusual, powerful burst of intermittent radio waves emanating from the direction of the center of our galaxy.


Posted: 3/6/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 403   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Space

Category: Space
the little humans seem to have been more intelligent than expected, given their extremely small brains—a finding that may completely change how scientists view human evolution.


Posted: 3/3/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 434   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: General

Category: General
Astronomers have detected an unusual, powerful burst of intermittent radio waves emanating from the direction of the center of our galaxy.


Posted: 3/2/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 423   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Space

Category: Space
Last month thousands of large squid mysteriously beached themselves on California shores.It was not the first time such a mass "suicide" has occurred. Observers say it seems to happen every few years.


Posted: 2/24/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 467   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: General

Category: General
A newfound dinosaur species from Argentina suggests that fleet-footed, meat-eating dinosaurs with sickle-like claws on their hind feet roamed both the Southern and Northern Hemispheres through the end of the dinosaur age


Posted: 2/24/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 421   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: General

Category: General
a tsunami? No. It’s a tidal bore.The phenomenon is a wave that forms at the head of the incoming tide in certain rivers or estuaries .racing 30 kilometers an hour heights of up to 30 feet .


Posted: 2/24/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 409   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Mysterious Phenomena

In September 2001 a gruesome discovery was made in London’s River Thames. The hideously mutilated torso of a small black boy was found floating through the city


Posted: 2/20/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 477   Submitted By: Lone_Wolf   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Witchcraft

Category: Witchcraft
Tonight marks the return of the Leonid meteor shower. The heavenly show is expected to peak at 1:40 a.m. ET on Friday for sky-watchers in North America. The spectacle looks to be the second-to-last chance to see the shower in this century.


Posted: 11/18/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 410   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.nationalgeographic.com Category: Space

Category: Space
NEXT >


12>