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Does this medieval tapestry contain proof of Planet Nine?

The duo from Queen’s University Belfast, in Northern Ireland, are looking to Anglo-Saxons for clues of the super-Earth’s existence and they’re sharing their findings with the public.

Medievalist Marilina Cesario and astronomer Pedro Lacerda are scouring a wealth of ancient tapestries and scrolls from the Dark Ages looking... ( подробнее )

HTC has introduced a smartphone U12+ four cameras

HTC officially unveiled the flagship smartphone U12+. The novelty, which replaced the model U11+ got dual camera, the screen support HDR10 and, of course, a top platform in the face of Qualcomm Snapdragon 845.

Screen Super LCD6 a diagonal of 6 inches and a resolution 2280 x 1440 pixels HDR10 not only supports, but also provides coverage... ( подробнее )

Discovery sheds light on ‘dawn of man’

Archaeologists from the Australian National University (ANU) have unearthed a treasure trove of items from a cave in Kenya, giving researchers fresh insight into a crucial time period when Homo sapiens first started showing signs of modern behaviour.

The Panga ya Saidi cave is the only known site in East Africa with an unbroken archaeological... ( подробнее )

Screaming lynxes caught on video near Avery Lake, Michigan

Lynxes are rarely spotted in Michigan but they are very common in the Dinorwic Region of Ontario, close to where Lewis spotted these two.

Although it remains unclear exactly what the two lynxes were doing, since they are normally solitary animals, the interaction most likely had to do with claiming territory.

MORE CAT CAPERS:... ( подробнее )

Christian ruins discovered under former ISIS-held territory

They were clueless the gate ran several feet into the ground down to something they might well have destroyed had they known: The ruins of an ancient Christian refuge, or early church, possibly dating back to the first centuries of Christendom’s existence, under the Roman Empire.

“I was so excited, I can’t describe... ( подробнее )

A dog has shot a man in the United States

A 51-year-old man from the US state of Iowa says he was shot by his own dog while playing with the pet in his home, local media reported Friday.

Richard Remme of Fort Dodge was encouraging his dog Balew, a cross between a pit bull and a labrador, to jump on his lap as he lay on his sofa when the dog apparently flicked the safety catch off... ( подробнее )

3D printing called threat to security

Ever-improving additive technology, which simplistically can be described as three-dimensional printing, can pose a serious threat to personal, national and international security. To such conclusion experts of the American strategic research center RAND Corporation. Three-dimensional printing can be dangerous both from the point of view of production... ( подробнее )

At least we have another two weeks ...

But before you get too excited, David Meade, the Christian conspiracy theorist who reportedly made the apocalyptic prediction, says it will happen this year.

Although he has no exact date, he now believes the “rapture” — when Jesus will appear and save his followers, rejecting the rest — is set to occur between... ( подробнее )

London’s ‘Monster’ fatburgs conceal a deadly secret

These are the disturbing new finds in an ‘autopsy’ of an enormous 750m long ‘fatberg’ found on the South Bank in Central London. It’s just one of 12 such greasy beasts currently clogging London’s sewerage system.

All have to be cleared by hand.

And that costs about $1.5 million, each month.

Waterworks... ( подробнее )

Huawei announced the smartphone Honor 10

It was assumed that Huawei announces the powerful Honor smartphone 10 at a special event on may 15 in London (UK). However, the company did not wait for that date, and introduced a new product today, April 19, in China.

As reported by network sources, the basis of the smartphone has become the brand Kirin processor 970. The chip contains... ( подробнее )