Apr 8, 2019
It’s not difficult to hazard a guess as to how house cats might have come to develop such a cavalier view of their association with humans. There are few princes, satraps or sultans who ever lived the life of luxury, security, comfort and convenience as the average cat.
Mar 26, 2019
So is there life on Mars or not?
Mar 11, 2019
Most people misunderstand reading about Augustus and other Roman emperors being worshipped in ancient times.
Feb 21, 2019
To mayflies, born in summer and living no more than 24 hours, reality must seem like an unchanged and unchangeable fine and sunny day. They may not be the only creatures however whose fleeting lifespan is far too short to describe categorically.
Jan 23, 2019
The greatest debates presently taking place in earth science, biology, and chemistry, and now sadly adding psychology to the growing list, today face a gauntlet of closed-minded dogmatists who mount attacks on anything that fails to validate many politically extremist views.
Jan 3, 2019
Many ancient cultures have observed coastal roads, harbors, and embankments, even whole cities, slowly surrendering to the sea over the centuries in all parts of the world. This facet of natural history is certainly not something only known to moderns.
Dec 11, 2018
Modern scientists are listening to black holes colliding from distances too overwhelming to comprehend. How much more astonishing it would be though should it turn out that the genius of the ancient Greeks might have had it all pretty much figured out.
Nov 26, 2018
The next solar maximum is forecast for 2024. Red-tipped tube worms living on the ocean floor and lithoautotrophes eking out an existence kilometers underground won’t be affected one way or the other. We can all hope though that the flu shots for 2025 still will do the trick.