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Colossal Stone discovered in Northern Israel

Colossal Stone discovered in Northern Israel

A colossal stone has been discovered in Northern Israel near the Sea of Galilee. It is believed that stone dates back to Biblical times.

Israeli researchers say if the dating is correct, the colossal structure is older than the Egyptian Pyramids or Stonehenge.

The newly found stone is 492 feet long, 66 feet wide and 23 feet tall and the new stone building is situated about 8 miles from the Galilee Sea. The stone building is believed to be from period between 3050 B.C. and 2650 B.C. based on pottery found in the structure, according to the Business Times UK.

UFO over California leaves witnesses, experts totally bewildered

UFO over California leaves witnesses, experts totally bewildered

A recently spotted unidentified flying object (UFO) in the skies above northern California has left witnesses as well as experts totally bewildered.

The UFO was spotted early in the morning (at around 6:00 a. m.) on Friday, September 12. Some of the witnesses described the object as a ball of white light, while some other witnesses said it appeared orange. However, almost all of the witnesses said the light was accompanies by "fog or smoke" that was billowing out behind it the flying object.

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Ashkenazi Jews Descendants of 350 people who lived about 600 to 800 years ago

Ashkenazi Jews Descendants of 350 people who lived about 600 to 800 years ago

An international team of scientists has studied that today's Ashkenazi Jews are descendants of a small group of 350 people who lived about 600 to 800 years ago.

Ashkenazi Jews are a Jewish ethnic division which has arisen around the turn of the first millennium. Hebrew word 'Ashkenaz' refer to Germany. On the other side, Sephardic Jews have established their communities throughout Spain and northern Africa.

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Grandsons of Hemingway on a Trip to Cuba, could open Access to his Fishing Logs for Researchers

Grandsons of Hemingway on a Trip to Cuba, could open Access to his Fishing Logs for Researchers

Access to Ernest Hemingway's fishing logs could be opened for researchers through a trip to Cuba by his grandsons, hope scientists. The author's fishing logs are believed to be a big chamber of significant information about the state of deep-water species before they were diminished by overfishing.

A five-day mission to the island was kicked off by Patrick and John Hemingway on Monday, aimed at helping improve US-Cuba ties and getting a permit for researchers to study the aging documents.

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Archeologists Discover World's Oldest Pair of Pants

Archeologists Discover World's Oldest Pair of Pants

Archeologists have discovered a pair of pants that dates backs over 3,000 years. It is now believed that the recently discovered woolen pants are the world's oldest pair of pants. The archeologists found them in a grave in Yanghai, in China's Xinjiang region. After using the carbon dating technique, researchers deduced that it was sometime between the 13th and the 10th century BC.

Right Mix of Water helped Egyptians Build Pyramids

Right Mix of Water helped Egyptians Build Pyramids

Researchers have finally unraveled the mystery behind how ancient Egyptians moved heavy stones used for construction of Pyramids. Well, the researchers have figured out the most precise answer after many experts gave their own theories, with some saying that the insurmountable task became possible because of alien-intervention.

Neanderthals Were as Intelligent as Early Modern Humans

Neanderthals Were as Intelligent as Early Modern Humans

A new study has revealed that Neanderthals have been as intelligent as early modern humans. Previously, researchers have claimed that lack of intelligence in Neanderthals led to their demise. But the new study has debunked the previous belief by citing that Neanderthal were used to hunt in groups, which is a clear indication that they were capable of planning and communicating, which ultimately requires intelligence.

Britain Facing Strange and Disturbing Threat of More Sinkholes

Britain Facing Strange and Disturbing Threat of More Sinkholes

A few weeks ago, the Volkswagen Lupo was swallowed by a sinkhole, measuring 4.5m wide and 9m deep, in High Wycombe. The car belonged to 19-year-old Zoe Smith and the sinkhole on a driveway in High Wycombe sucked the car underground on a Sunday morning at the beginning of this month. No one was present in the car when the spectacle happened.

The car is still there and will remain there as about 300 tonnes of concrete was poured over it to fill the hole. The sinkhole is believed to be the result of a recent heavy rainfall coupled with a history of chalk mining in the area.

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An Earthquake Created the Image on Shroud of Turin?

An Earthquake Created the Image on Shroud of Turin?

A team of Italian Researchers has come forward with a new explanation for the image on the holy Turin Shroud.

This team of scientists believes that a massive earthquake with the magnitude of 8.2, around 2000 years back was strong enough to cause neutron particles release from a crushed rock and which further through a chemical reaction might have resulted in an x-ray like picture on this 14 feet long fabric.

Grand Canyon is Young despite having Ancient Segments

Grand Canyon is Young despite having Ancient Segments

A latest research has revealed that recent formation of the world famous Grand Canyon has occurred, which moves through the American state of Arizona. The 'old Canyon model' stated that the Grand Canyon was carved 70 million years ago, but new research suggests that most of its part was placed just five to six million years ago.

The Grand Canyon has been featured as 450 kilometer long and 1,800 meter deep. The revelation, which has been published in the Journal Nature Geoscience, states that some parts of the Canyon are very old, but the complete system is young.

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