On June 11, Natural Awakenings – Austin, with the association of Anomaly Archives, will present “The Texas Ghost Lights Conference”. There are more sightings of mystery lights in Texas than anywhere else in the world – I think it’s because of Bill’s experiments.
Those who say eclipses herald history-shaping events will find support for their superstition when, on Friday, the Sun will be briefly plunged into darkness on the day of Pope John Paul II’s funeral.
Dr. Richard Wiseman is holding seances in the most haunted room in the most haunted street in Edinburgh’s haunted undercity catacombs. I’ve been down there – incredible place.
Just what every Grail Knight needs – a ghost detector is now on the market in Japan. When can I have my particle beam generator?
Fleshing out the ‘first ape-man’ – experts are a step closer to answering whether an ancient skull from Africa belonged to a possible human ancestor or was closer to apes.
Masterpiece move – The Mona Lisa has been carefully transferred to a brighter setting at the Louvre.
DNA tests of the inhabitants of the Shetland Isles reveal that the Vikings took their womenfolk with them to settle down when they went a-pillaging.
NASA’s Prometheus: Fire, Smoke And Mirrors. There are technical difficulties in putting a nuclear powered craft into space.
Scientists at NASA and the University of Kansas say that a mass extinction on Earth hundreds of millions of years ago could have been triggered by a star explosion called a gamma-ray burst. But could it have sunk Atlantis?
Scientists trying to solve a medieval murder mystery that has puzzled historians for 550 years say France’s first officially recognized royal mistress was poisoned and probably murdered – but who did it remains a mystery.
Quote of the Day:
He was the sort of person who stood on mountaintops during thunderstorms in wet copper armour shouting “All the Gods are bastards.”