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1,600-Year-Old Roman Sarcophagus Unearthed In London

A 1,600-year-old Roman sarcophagus with an open lid was discovered at a construction site near Borough Market in central London. Scientists think that the remains in the coffin belong to a mother after a baby’s bones were found in the soil near

A Superbug-Killing Compound Was Just Discovered in the Depths of a Toxic Lake

From the depth of what should be — by all accounts — a pit of despair, a new hope in the fight against antibiotic-resistant superbugs is emerging, according to Futurism. The Berkeley Pit, located in southwestern Montana, is an abandoned open pit

NASA to Reveal New Discoveries on Oceans Beyond Earth

According to NASA, the event, to be held at the James Webb Auditorium at NASA Headquarters in Washington, will include remote participation from experts across the country. The briefing will be broadcast live on NASA Television and the agency's website. These new discoveries

World’s biggest dinosaur footprints found in north-western Australia

The discovered prints top a dinosaur footprint found in the Mongolian desert, reported last year, that measured 106cm, Joinfo.com reports with reference to ABC Australia. The scientific description of the 1.7-metre footprints has been published by University of Queensland vertebrate palaeontologist Steve

Top 10 Breakthrough Technologies 2017

According to the MIT Technology Review, these 10 breakthrough technologies all have staying power. They will affect the economy and our politics, improve medicine, or influence our culture. Some are unfolding now; others will take a decade or more to develop.

Discovery of world’s oldest fossil suggests there was alien life on Mars

The fossil, which was found in Quebec, Canada, shows life on earth was thriving as far back as 4.2 billion years, hundreds of millions of years earlier than previously thought, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Metro. This makes the prospect of life

Ancient Greek city discovered under a hill near Athens

The discovery was made when a Greek-British-Swedish research team of the Universities of Gothenburg and Bournemouth were examining the remains of the city on the outskirts of the village Vlochos, about five hours drive from Athens, Joinfo.com reports. The researchers found, among other

Ancient residential city, cemetery discovered in Egypt

The head of the Egyptian Antiquities Sector, Mahmoud Afify, announced the discovery of a cemetery and a residential city dating back to 5,316 BC, the beginning of an important dynastic period, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Egypt Independent.