Almost a century ago, British geologist and archaeologist Herbert Henry Thomas provocatively claimed he knew where Stonehenge’s famous rocks came from. While his findings and methods have since been disputed, it turns out Thomas was almost right – with new results from a painstaking eight-year excavation project finally identifying where the mysterious megaliths originated. A
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Motivational speaker Tony Robbins speaks during the DreamForce Conference in San Francisco, California, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg© 2016 Bloomberg Finance LP I witnessed it gradually unroll from the 1990s. It started with The Learning Annex catalogues of courses where you could attend a local one-day class to “get in touch with
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Great white sharks (Carcharodon carcharias) have been in the news a lot lately. From scientific research pointing the finger at them for the demise of the famous Megalodon to great whites disappearing themselves in parts of South Africa, one just can’t seem to escape them. A great white shark captured in Guadalupe Island, Mexico.Getty Urban
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BURBAN, CALIFORNIA – Virgin Galactic plans to conduct a fifth test flight Feb. 20 of its suborbital spaceplane SpaceShipTwo. Weather permitting, Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two VSS Unity will takeoff from the Mojave Air and Space Port around 7 a.m. local time (10 a.m. Eastern time). Test flight pilots will experience “a fantastic view at apogee”
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Stonehenge complex at unesco world heritage site near Salisbury in England. Summer holidays destination in the UK, Europe. Green countryside landscape with blue sky on a summer day in Great Britain.Getty In the heart of England’s Salisbury plain stand the ancient pillars of rock that comprise Stonehenge, one of the world’s best-known archaeological monuments. With
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Multiyear investment begins with 18-month contract worth few million pounds. WASHINGTON — The U.K. Space Agency announced Feb. 18 it is providing 18 million pounds ($23.3 million) to satellite broadband startup OneWeb through the agency’s participation in the 22-nation European Space Agency. The U.K. is the first of six ESA member states plus Canada to
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