Interesting examination of cogged bronze device found in circa 60 BC ship wreck. Key numbers that have references to astronomical points, and being able to predict eclipses, moon's orbit, planetary orbits and more.
In Fall 2013, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will team up with Neil deGrasse Tyson in a bid to bring back COSMOS, the iconic television series written by Carl Sagan, his wife Ann Druyan, and astrophysicist Steven Soter. Druyan and Soter will co-produce with MacFarlane, and Tyson will be filling the shoes of Sagan as host of the series, which is scheduled to air on Fox.
NovaScienceNow and Cosmos are going to be must watches for me.
A coroner has ruled that a dingo, a wild dog native to Australia, was responsible for the death of a 2-month-old Australian baby who disappeared from a tent in 1980 while her family was vacationing. "Dingos can and do cause harm to humans," the coroner told the court on Tuesday. Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton, the girl's mother, long insisted that a dingo took the baby, but a court sentenced her to life in prison. She was later exonerated and released.....