- The Stone of Madness
The medical curiosity of removing stones from the head of those deemed mad remains as puzzling as ever.
- On a Wing and Low Air: The Surprising Way Wind Turbines Kill Bats
Without any sign of physical injury bats are still dying near wind turbines.
- Becoming A Real-Life Caveman—For Science, Of Course
Experimental archaeology reveals insights into tool making while calling into question the reasons for neanderthal extinction.
- Prehistoric Japanese Goblin Shark ALIVE
The inspiration for Ridley Scott’s Alien creatures.
- Friend or Foe? Crows Never Forget a Face, It Seems
Crows not only demonstrate high intelligence, but now the capacity to pass on their identifications of friend and foe.
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Originally published August 27, 2008