News Briefs 17-04-2013

Time stops for the Daily Grail News Briefs

  • Moore’s Law thought experiment concludes life is older than Earth.
  • Psychic visit to haunted chamber under Edinburg’s Royal Mile earns £40k for children’s hospital.
  • The Hanging Gardens of Babylon Nineveh.
  • Cracking the Voynich code.
  • Why doctors should give you LSD (maybe).
  • Transparent brains. Do you see what I’m thinking?
  • Computer modelling of the Easter Island statue Hoa Hakananai’a unlocks the story of the Island’s birdman cult.
  • Has Sir Walter Raleigh’s missing ‘El Dorado‘ ship been found?
  • Deep-sea fossils yield traces of 2 million-year-old radioactive supernova debris.
  • Are great scientists always heretics?
  • A “Neolithic theme park” in Mid Wales?
  • Cattle damage famous Bronze Age monument Mên-an-Tol.
  • Who owns our genes?
  • Feeling of being watched ‘hardwired in brain’.
  • Sonnengewehr, the Nazi Sun Gun.
  • Iranian time machine report pulled.
  • Massive geyser erupts in Russian parking lot.
  • Shrinking proton mystery.
  • A whale-like Loch Ness monster sighting.

Quote of the Day:

The truth will set you free. But not until it is finished with you

David Foster Wallace