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All the American Flags On the Moon Are Now White due to radiation from...

NASA has finally answered a long-standing question: all but one of the six American flags on the Moon are still standing up. Everyone is...
Lefkara lace

Leonardo Da Vinci is reputed to have visited Lefkara village to buy lace in...

Lefkaritika or Lefkara Lace is a handmade lace from Lefkara in Cyprus. Notable characteristics are the hemstitch, satin stitch fillings, needlepoint edgings, white, brown,...
oldest perfumes

The world’s oldest known perfumes have been found on the Cyprus island.

The world's oldest known perfumes have been found on the island reputed to be the birthplace of Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love, lust,...
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Australia uses the motion of the ocean to generate zero-emission electricity.

It’s not the size of the buoy that counts. It’s the motion in the ocean. Actually, both are pretty important. At least, they are when...

21 Pictures of Fukushima nuclear disaster taken five years later.

A nuclear disaster brings indescribable misery in its wake with many dead and survivors’ health permanently affected by nuclear radiation. It is such a...

U.S. Route 50 – Known as American’s most lonely road.

U.S. Route 50 (US 50) is a major east–west route of the U.S. Highway system, stretching just over 3,000 miles (4,800 km) from West...
Black Sapphire

A family used a “Black Sapphire” as a doorstop in their home, until realized…

Black Star of Queensland is a 733-carat (146.6 g) black sapphire, and was the world's largest gem quality star sapphire. The stone was reportedly...

US Air Force connects 1,760 PlayStation 3’s to build supercomputer.

About the 33rd largest supercomputer in the world right now is the US Air Force Research Laboratory's (AFRL) newest system, which has a core...
oldest wine

Cyprus is one of the oldest wine producing countries in the world.

Yes, that’s right! With a wine history spanning over 5000 years, the sweet Commandaria actually takes pride of place as one of the oldest...
cocaine

Up to 90 percent of U.S. paper money contains traces of cocaine.

It's an image much beloved of Hollywood directors: the head lowered over a mirror, a crisp greenback tightly rolled and inserted in a nostril,...
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