This 11-Year-Old Girl is America`s Youngest Genius

This 11-Year-Old Girl is America`s Youngest Genius

Gitanjali Rao is just 11 years old but has already earned her first science prize for her invention. The girl is this year's winner of the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge.

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Ancient World - Facts about the Samurai you Won`t See in the Movies

Facts about the Samurai you Won`t See in the Movies

21.11.2017016

Everyone recognizes the strange-looking headgear of the samurai. But truth be told, they were not what we've come to know from the movies. They were made of cloth and light materials and would inflate when the wind blew.

Ancient World - The Blood-Curdling Secrets of the Gas Chambers at Sobibor

The Blood-Curdling Secrets of the Gas Chambers at Sobibor

17.11.2017020

We've all heard of Auschwitz and Treblinka - the more notorious of the concentration camps. But the lesser-known Sobibor may turn out to be even more terrifying than they.

Ancient World - A New Record for the Most Expensive Painting Ever Sold

A New Record for the Most Expensive Painting Ever Sold

17.11.2017018

Pablo Picasso's masterpiece Les Femmes d'Alger (Version O) has relinquished its place as the world's most expensive painting to Leonardo da Vinci's Salvator Mundi, which was sold for $450. 3 million, a record-breaking sum in the art world.

Ancient World - Goodbye Summer! Future Volcanic Eruptions to Change Climate Dramatically

Goodbye Summer! Future Volcanic Eruptions to Change Climate Dramatically

07.11.2017013

Throughout its long history, humanity has faced the destructive effects of volcanoes. From Vesuvius to Krakatoa, volcanoes have caused widespread destruction that future generations have and will remember.

Ancient World - These Historical Figures Died as a Result of their Gluttony

These Historical Figures Died as a Result of their Gluttony

31.10.2017026

Gluttony is indeed one of the 7 deadly sins and in the case of these historical figures it really did prove fatal.

Ancient World - Paleontologists Discover New Species of Dinosaur That Lived 200 Million Years Ago

Paleontologists Discover New Species of Dinosaur That Lived 200 Million Years Ago

27.10.2017012

A new paleontological find brings science one step closer to the mysterious world of the dinosaurs. It belonged to a gigantic three-toed creature, which according to researchers was a carnivore.

Ancient World - Baba Vanga: The Eighth One Will Bring World Peace!

Baba Vanga: The Eighth One Will Bring World Peace!

24.10.2017021

The Eighth One will save the world - this is one of Baba Vanga's most mysterious prophecies. During her lifetime, the prophetess often said that when HE came to Earth, humanity's long-awaited peace would finally reign.

Ancient World - Spooky! The Cursed Items That Foment Disaster

Spooky! The Cursed Items That Foment Disaster

24.10.201706

The Ötzi Mummy. It is said that the oldest mummy ever found is cursed and that any researcher who tries to study it is met with ill-luck.

Ancient World - The Most Convoluted Missing Person Case of the 80s Involving the Vatican

The Most Convoluted Missing Person Case of the 80s Involving the Vatican

17.10.2017013

On June 22, 1983, 15-year-old Emanuela Orlandi went to her weekly flute lesson. After it had ended, she called her sister on the phone to discuss Emanuela's first job offer. Shortly after, she disappeared without a trace, her fate a mystery.

Ancient World - The Most Ambitious Robberies in History

The Most Ambitious Robberies in History

17.10.2017013

Whether it's for the thrill, the money, jewelry and gold, even today we hear about daring and well-organized robberies all over the world. Read about the largest, most ambitious robberies in human history.

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