Science

Strong quake jolts sparsely populated Iran, dozens injured

Dec 1, 2017

Media report magnitude 6.1 earthquake injured dozens of people after it jolted a sparsely populated area in Iran's southeast

Archeologists find Roman shipwrecks off Egypt's north coast

Nov 21, 2017

Egypt: Archaeologists find 3 shipwrecks from Roman times off Alexandria's coast, dating back more than 2,000 years

Quake kills 430 in Iranian border region rebuilt after war

Nov 14, 2017

Rescuers dug with their bare hands through the debris of buildings felled by an earthquake that killed 430 in the border region of Iran and Iraq, with many casualties in an area rebuilt after ruinous 1980s war

Scientists discover hidden chamber in Egypt's Great Pyramid

Nov 2, 2017

Scientists say they have found a previously undiscovered hidden chamber in Egypt's Great Pyramid of Giza, the first such discovery in the structure since the 19th century

$1.3M auction bid buys Albert Einstein's theory of happiness

Oct 25, 2017

While Albert Einstein's theory of happiness may be relative, it fetched $1.3 million at a Jerusalem auction

In Egypt, archaeologists find part of 4,000-year-old statue

Oct 18, 2017

Egyptian archaeologists uncover part of 4,000-year-old wooden statue likely depicting female regent from that era

Parts of unmanned Russian spaceship burn up over Dubai

Oct 18, 2017

Parts of an unmanned Russian cargo spaceship burned across the night sky of the Arabian Peninsula, drawing gasps from Dubai to Riyadh before breaking up in the atmosphere and scattering in the ocean

Roman theater uncovered at base of Jerusalem's Western Wall

Oct 16, 2017

Israeli archaeologists find 1,800-year-old Roman-era theater in Jerusalem's Old City abutting the Western Wall

Archaeologists may have discovered St. Nick's bones

Oct 5, 2017

Turkish archaeologists believe they may have discovered the remains of St. Nicholas _ from whom the legend of Santa Claus emerged _ beneath a church at his birthplace in southern Turkey

Fire on Cousteau's ship in Turkey delays restoration work

Sep 20, 2017

A fire on marine explorer Jacque Cousteau's iconic ship, Calypso, has delayed the vessel's restoration by 6-8 months, the Cousteau Society said Wednesday.

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