Smoke from the fires appears to have blown all the way across North America and more than half way across the Atlantic
As of this afternoon, 77 large fires are burning across 1.4 million acres in eight western U.S. states. That’s an area more than three times the size of Houston.
The burning is part of a long-term trend of increasing wildfire in the West, brought on by human-caused climate change.
Hardest hit by fire right now is Montana, with 26 large wildfires blazing today across 6
With every new find, our understanding of the twilight of the Neanderthals, our nearest hominin kin, advances. Or not.
New research on some of the most famous Neanderthal fossils, from Croatia’s Vindija Cave, suggest earlier analysis about their age and significance may be all wrong. Oops.
More than 40 years ago, researchers in Vindija Cave unearthed hominin bones and a curious assemblage of stone and bone tools that seemed to be a mixed bag of technology styles: Some were of the typ
An image from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) and uploaded to Helioviewer (Solar and heliospheric image visualization tool) on September 2, 2017 shows a giant rectangular anomaly that seems to emerge from the sun.
Clearly visible is the defined structure of the enormous anomaly.
Even the sun spot on the right side of the structure seems to be framed making it seem like it’s an entrance or port.
Whether it is a giant alien craft, an entrance / port to another dimension or just a camera glitch this mysterious rectangular structure is completely out of place.