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Solar storm: Evidence found of huge eruption from Sun - BBC News
- "Scientists have found evidence of a huge blast of radiation from the Sun that hit Earth more than 2,000 years ago."
space  history  doom  dooooom 
march 2019 by warrenellis
How we know that ancient African people valued fossils and rocks
"It's been nearly 50 years since geologist and author Dorothy Vitaliano coined the term "geomythology". This refers to the study of oral traditions from around the world that explain geological and other natural phenomena through metaphor and myth."
february 2019 by warrenellis
Laziness led to extinction of Homo erectus
"I don't get the sense they were explorers looking over the horizon. They didn't have that same sense of wonder that we have."
august 2018 by warrenellis
Roundworms Just Came Back to Life After 40,000 Years Frozen in Siberian Permafrost
(first the Black Sarcophagus, now they wake up the prehistoric iceworms, how very 2018)
history  sci  cryogenics 
july 2018 by warrenellis
A Massive, Black Sarcophagus Has Been Unearthed in Egypt, And Nobody Knows Who's Inside
"Should we open it?" OPEN IT UP, RELEASE THE PLAGUE, FUCK THIS PLANET ahem i mean i'd like to see what's inside please
july 2018 by warrenellis
Still believe an asteroid killed the dinosaurs? Think again—new theory suggests
"...assert that the emergence of toxic plants combined with dinosaurs' inability to associate the taste of certain foods with danger had them already drastically decreasing in population"
april 2018 by warrenellis
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