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MARTIN LUTHER KING WEEKEND EDITION:
January 14 through January 16, 2017


Daily Galaxy:
"What Came Before the Big Bang?" -- Intriguing New Theories on the Origin of Time

Popular Science:
The Science Behind the Impossible EM Drive

Mental Floss:
Watch an Early Silent Film About Relativity

USA Today:
CES 2017: Robots steal show at this year's event

Gizmodo:
RIP BigDog, Darpa's Robotic Pack Mule

Daily Mail:
Has the mystery of the Earth's core been solved? Scientists say unknown 'third element' is SILICON

Daily Mail:
A massive chunk of Hawaii has disappeared into the ocean: Incredible footage show huge lava collapse that almost killed five tourists

Seeker:
What Exactly Is The Polar Vortex & Is It Getting Worse?

Seeker:
Retroviruses, Including HIV, Are Almost Half a Billion Years Old

Daily Mail:
The MEGASHARK died out because it was a picky eater: Researchers say megalodon was unable to change its diet after its favourite whales died out

New Scientist:
The trunk trick that lets elephants pick up almost anything

New Atlas:
Clever chimps craft water-dipping sticks to quench their thirst

Daily Mail:
Baboons make five vowel-like sounds just like humans: Discovery could mean the origin of speech is much older than first thought

Daily Mail:
The incredible moment a group of monkeys communicate with a ROBOT baby that they think is one of their own

Inverse:
Italy's Supervolcano and the End of the Neanderthals

Daily Mail:
The world's oldest SILK: Evidence of the luxury material is found in 8,500-year-old tombs in China

Daily Mail:
Revealed: 4,000-year-old pottery and flint tools found near St Andrews could shed light on trade in Neolithic Britain

Daily Mail:
The mystery of the Aswan tombs: TWELVE new burial sites are found at a 3,400-year-old Egyptian necropolis

Daily Mail:
Egyptian treasure riddle cracked after 160 years: Missing fragments reveal 3,400-year-old wooden box is linked to Pharaoh Amenhotep II

The History Blog:
Latin city mythically founded by Aeneas opens to public

BBC History Extra:
Bleddyn ap Cynfyn: the first Prince of Wales?

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Inventor of the Telegraph Was Also America's First Photographer

Smithsonian Magazine:
On This Day in 1847, a Texas Ranger Walked Into Samuel Colt's Shop and Said, Make Me a Six-Shooter

Smithsonian Magazine:
Murder, Marriage and the Pony Express: Ten Things You Didn't Know About Buffalo Bill

Smithsonian Magazine:
Escape Artist Harry Houdini Was an Ingenious Inventor, He Just Didn't Want Anybody to Know

Smithsonian Magazine:
New York State Once Introduced an Anti-Flirting Bill

Mysterious Universe:
The Mysterious Vanishing of Ambrose Bierce

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Couple Who Saved China's Ancient Architectural Treasures Before They Were Lost Forever

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Legendary Reporter Who Broke the Beginning of World War II Is Dead

The History Blog:
Experimental 1942 glass penny sells for $70,500

Air & Space Magazine:
Free-Falling Above a Burning B-24

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Student and the Spy: How One Man's Life Was Changed by the Cambridge Five

Seattle Times:
Martin Luther King Jr. - 1956-62

Seattle Times:
Martin Luther King Jr. - 1963-65

Seattle Times:
Martin Luther King Jr. - 1966-68

USA Today:
Read Martin Luther King Jr.'s inspiring Nobel Peace Prize speech

USA Today:
This 1967 speech may have helped put a target on Martin Luther King's back

ABC News:
Martin Luther King's Final Speech: 'I've Been to the Mountaintop' -- The Full Text

The Tennessean:
The assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Time Magazine:
What Martin Luther King Sr. Wrote About His Son's Death

Time Magazine:
How the First Martin Luther King Jr. Day Was Celebrated

Smithsonian Magazine:
There Are Only Two Shakers Left in the World

San Jose Mercury News:
Remembering California's storm-toppled historic Pioneer Cabin Tree

January 13, 2017

Seeker:
US Military Unleashes Swarm of Micro Drones Over California

Daily Mail:
Pentagon tests the world's largest hive-mind-controlled drone swarm that can jam weapons, spy on the enemy and launch deadly attacks

Atlas Obscura:
The Bird-Like Soviet Flying Machine That Never Quite Took Off

Spaceflight History:
"A Vision of the Future": Military Uses of the Moon and Asteroids (1983)

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Day the Nimbus Weather Satellite Exploded

Spaceflight History:
NASA Marshall's 1966 NERVA-Electric Piloted Mars Mission

Spaceflight History:
An Apollo Landing Near the Great Ray Crater Tycho (1969)

Forbes:
A Walk On The Moon With Apollo 16's Charlie Duke

January 12, 2017

Daily Mail:
US Air Force's X-37B space plane reaches 600 days in orbit - and its mission STILL remains a mystery

New Scientist:
Space travel's mental health toll could endanger long missions

Daily Mail:
Apollo 14 reveals the moon is far older than thought: Samples collected by moonwalkers in 1971 show our satellite is 4.51 billion years old

Seeker:
The Moon Is Probably Older Than We Thought - and Life Could Be Too

Stuff NZ:
Moon 'formed from moonlets'

Christian Science Monitor:
Was our moon formed when a bunch of moonlets all smashed together?

New Atlas:
Earth-like planets may not be very Earth-like

New Scientist:
'Alien megastructure' signal may be due to star eating a planet

Daily Mail:
Where in the galaxy is Voyager? Hubble reveals new 'interstellar road map' of probe's journey through the unexplored territory beyond our solar system

January 11, 2017

Popular Mechanics:
An Asteroid Just Barely Missed Earth, Flying Closer Than the Moon

Smithsonian Magazine:
A Sneaky Asteroid Buzzed By Earth Yesterday

Russia Today:
Two large meteors caught on camera in northwestern Russia (VIDEO)

Spaceflight Now:
Kuaizhou rocket lifts off on first commercial mission

Orlando Sentinel:
Why Elon Musk has so much riding on SpaceX's upcoming rocket launch

Seeker:
Our Moon May Have Eaten Many Smaller Moons

Seeker:
Monster Telescope to Seek Out Habitable Alien Worlds in Neighboring Star System

Seeker:
Life's Building Blocks Have Been Mapped Throughout the Milky Way

Seeker:
Would NASA Tell Us About Alien Contact?

January 10, 2017

Gizmodo:
NASA Is Sending a Probe to Explore Jupiter's Mysterious Trojan Asteroids

Popular Science:
NASA's new Psyche mission will take us to a metal asteroid for the first time

Ars Technica:
NASA chooses two asteroid missions instead of a Venus return

Popular Science:
Is NASA launching too many asteroid missions?

Seeker:
This Is Earth and the Moon as Seen From Mars

Astrobiology Magazine:
Could Dark Streaks in Venus' Clouds Be Microbial Life?

Spaceflight Insider:
Our Spaceflight Heritage: Mars Exploration Rover Spirit remembered 13 years after landing

Daily Mail:
Pluto's Earth-like ridges revealed: Icy feature has only ever been seen before on our planet

Forbes:
Total Solar Eclipses: Only For A Limited Time

January 9, 2017

Spaceflight Insider:
SpaceX Falcon 9 RTF postponed to Jan. 14

Ars Technica:
SpaceX is free to fly - will attempt a launch Saturday from California [Updated]

Spaceflight Now:
Next SpaceX launch slipped to avoid stormy weather, range conflict

Spaceflight Now:
FAA signs off on SpaceX mishap investigation

Spaceflight Now:
Engine hotfire test completed for SpaceX's first launch since explosion

Spaceflight Insider:
1st battery-replacement spacewalk completed at ISS

Spaceflight Now:
Spacewalkers continue space station battery refresh with successful EVA

Spaceflight Insider:
Chinese Long March 3B launches technology demonstrator

Spaceflight Now:
Long March rocket blasts off on first launch of the year

Spaceflight Now:
Stacking of Atlas 5 underway for next national security satellite launch

Spaceflight Insider:
Boeing's T-X prototype takes flight

WEEKEND EDITION: January 7 through January 8, 2017

Nautilus:
Even Physicists Find the Multiverse Faintly Disturbing

Quartz:
A theory that challenges Newton's and Einstein's gravity and nixes dark matter passed its first test

Forbes:
The Four Biggest Mistakes Of Einstein's Scientific Life

Forbes:
A Very Short History Of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

The Guardian:
Japanese company replaces office workers with artificial intelligence

Seeker:
Snap a Bird Photo and This App Tells You the Species

Mental Floss:
11 Common Misconceptions About Robots

Daily Mail:
Meet 'Prosthesis', the terrifying 14ft-tall 'anti-robot' that can carry a human and run 50mph almost SILENTLY

Forbes:
The Dying Earth Will Display A Very Exotic Geology, Unfortunately Nobody Will Be There To Study It

Quanta:
Explorers Find Passage to Earth's Dark Age

Seeker:
Climate Change Could Cause Atlantic Ocean Current Collapse

Gizmodo:
Just How Big Can a Tsunami Get?

Forbes:
Yellowstone's Old Faithful Geyser Just Started Erupting Snow

ZME Science:
Paleontologists find 'incredibly rare' 52 million year-old fossilized berry

Seeker:
Mysterious 'Ghost Shark' Origins Revealed by a 280-Million-Year-Old Skull

Austin American-Statesman:
South Texas fossil could be reptile that swam 90 million years ago

Seeker:
We Finally Know How Long It Took for Dinosaur Eggs to Hatch

Stuff NZ:
Dinosaur eggs may finally solve mystery of why they died out

Audobon Magazine:
How the Stealthy Saw-whet Owl Duped Scientists for a Century

Audobon Magazine:
New Research Shows Hummingbirds Need Exceptional Brains to Hover

BBC News:
The strange Asian island where monkeys and marsupials meet

BBC News:
It is almost impossible to herd cats, thanks to evolution

Toronto Star:
Neanderthals in a boat? Not such a far-fetched notion after all

Ancient Origins:
Humans Occupied Tibetan Plateau Thousands of Years Earlier than Previously Thought

Ancient Origins:
Nearly Lost from The Pages of History, Mari Is The Oldest Known Planned City in the World

The History Blog:
3,800-year-old wetland potato garden found in Canada

Ancient Origins:
Instructions of Shuruppak: 4,600 Years Ago, A Sumerian King Instructed His Son on How to Behave

The History Blog:
2,300-year-old Chinese sword found still sharp and shiny

Seeker:
Ancient Cross and Menorah Carvings Found by Cave Explorers in Israel

The History Blog:
Calvatone Victory rediscovered at the Hermitage

BBC History Extra:
10 things you (probably) didn't know about the Anglo-Saxons

History.com:
Globetrotting Vikings: The Quest for Constantinople

BBC History Extra:
What was life like for a medieval housewife?

Mental Floss:
15 Rebellious Facts About Pennsylvania Founder William Penn

The History Blog:
First 18th c. American true porcelain bowl found in Philadelphia

National Geographic:
Why Newton Believed a Comet Caused Noah's Flood

Mental Floss:
211 Years Ago Today, the French Abandoned Their Decimal Calendar

BBC History Extra:
11 things you (probably) didn't know about Sherlock Holmes

Flashbak:
A Slum City For Slum People: Jacob Riis' Photos Of New York's Other Half (1890)

Smithsonian Magazine:
Happy Birthday to Hollywood's First Chinese-American Star

Atlas Obscura:
Peek Inside Buffalo's Abandoned Art Deco Train Terminal

Mental Floss:
10 Fantastic Facts About 'Fantasia'

Mysterious Universe:
The Mysterious Vanished Crew of the Ghost Blimp

BBC News:
The secret nuclear bunker built as the UK's last hope

Air & Space Magazine:
In 1950, Airlines Didn't Serve Liquor Over Dry States

Daily Mail:
Photographer in Mesopotamia: Incredible pictures taken by Agatha Christie reveal how she helped uncover Iraq's lost city of Nimrud with her archaeologist husband in between writing her detective novels

Atlas Obscura:
Watch a Melodramatic Communist Ballet from 1964

BBC News:
The spy with no name

Mental Floss:
9 Fact-Packed Infographics From National Geographic's Archives

New Atlas:
The fastest cars in history: 1894 to 1914

January 6, 2017

Air & Space Magazine:
Breakthrough in Antimatter Physics Has Some Dreaming of Starships

Inverse:
Amazon Has a Patent for Floating Blimp Warehouses

Ars Technica:
Amazon's demented plans for its warehouse blimp with drone fleet

Seeker:
Two Autonomous Passenger Drones Could Make Flying Taxis Possible

Gizmodo:
Watch Daredevils With Jetpacks Fly Next to People Standing on Top of Airplanes

BBC News:
The British jet that flew higher than any other plane

Stuff NZ:
Roger Hanson: William Pickering's battle for photos of the moon

Seeker:
As the Apollo Program Turns 50, This Is How We'll Celebrate

Inverse:
No One Wants to Live in My Simulation Space Colony

January 5, 2017

Stuff NZ:
Nasa spots comet and mysterious celestial object flying towards Earth

The Space Reporter:
NEOWISE detects near-Earth comet and possible asteroid

Christian Science Monitor:
Comet watch: Look for the first comet of 2017 this week

Space News:
NASA selects two asteroid missions for Discovery program

Spaceflight Now:
NASA to Send Mission to Metal Asteroid That Could Be Dead Planet's Core

Space News:
NASA orders more flights from Boeing, SpaceX

Spaceflight Insider:
ISS' power generation system to get crucial update

Ars Technica:
New Horizons now just two years from its next target - a dark, mysterious rock

Seeker:
Curiosity Has Found Weird Purple Rocks on Mars

Daily Mail:
What lies under the poles of Mars: 3D radar reveals vast craters and huge deposits of frozen carbon dioxide

New Scientist:
Mars should have loads more water - so where has it all gone?

Daily Mail:
What is happening on Titan? Cassini images reveal clouds have returned after several years to Saturn's largest moon - and NASA has no idea why

Sky & Telescope:
Meteor Showers in 2017

January 4, 2017

IFL Science:
Watch As A Volcanic Eruption Gets Completely Upstaged By A Streaking Meteor

Itech Post:
NASA Detects Incoming Comet Or Asteroid Towards Earth; Visible On January 14

Seeker:
China's Busy Space Launch Schedule Rivaled the U.S. in 2016

Air & Space Magazine:
China's Moon Missions Are Anything But Pointless

Seeker:
After Rocket Explosion, SpaceX Aims to Return to Flight on Sunday

Space News:
Russia plans early February Progress return to flight

Seeker:
To Find Life on Europa, We'll Need to Drill Into the Ice

Seeker:
Cassini's Breathtaking New View of Saturn's Enigmatic Hexagon

Popular Science:
Just how far away are the exoplanets we've found?

January 3, 2017

Pasadena Now:
JPL Scientists Alerted to Object Fast Approaching Earth

Tech Times:
NASA Spots Object That's Either A Comet Or An Asteroid Approaching Earth

CBS News:
SpaceX completes failure probe, plans new launch

Space News:
SpaceX plans Jan. 8 return to flight after completing failure investigation

Space News:
Chinese satellites raising orbits after launch anomaly

Spaceflight Now:
Internal debris may be causing problem with Mars rover's drill

Spaceflight Insider:
Mars Odyssey recovering after entering safe mode

I4U News:
A Total Solar Eclipse Is Coming In 2017

NEW YEAR'S WEEKEND EDITION: December 30, 2016 through January 2, 2017

Quanta:
Grand Unification Dream Kept at Bay

New Scientist:
Gravity may have chased light in the early universe

New Scientist:
First test of rival to Einstein's gravity kills off dark matter

Smithsonian Magazine:
Scientists Find That Water Might Exist in a Whole New State

Live Science:
The 10 Strangest Science Stories of 2016

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Hidden Connections Between Darwin and the Physicist Who Championed Entropy

Ars Technica:
Behold the greatest spirographs in the world

New Atlas:
13-foot-tall Korean mech suit aims to assist with Fukushima cleanup

Daily Mail:
The real-life Avatar robot takes its first steps: Secretive 13 foot high South Korean 'war machine' walks by mimicking its human pilot

Seeker:
Meet the Most Incredible Bots of 2016

Daily Mail:
Watch the giant MEGABOT pick up a car: 16 foot fighting robot reveals its hi-tech claws ahead of upcoming battle with Japanese machine

Science Magazine:
Earth's rarest diamonds formed in pockets of liquid metal

Smithsonian Magazine:
This German Town Is Embedded with Millions of Tiny Diamonds

Smithsonian Magazine:
How Ancient Volcanoes Created Armenia's Pink City

Seeker:
There's a Jet Stream Churning in the Earth's Core

Live Science:
Biggest Natural Disasters of 2016: Year of the Earthquake

Stuff NZ:
A supervolcano caused the largest eruption in European history. Now it's stirring again.

Science Magazine:
The incredible ecosystem of Earth's hottest spot

Forbes:
The Top 10 Fantastic Fossil Finds Of 2016

Daily Mail:
Meat-loving dinosaur that grew up to be a toothless vegetarian could help shed light on how bird beaks evolved

Daily Mail:
Revealed: 90 million-year-old bird bones dug up in the Arctic show the region was once as warm as FLORIDA

Seeker:
Dirty 10,000-Year-Old Pots Reveals Signs of First Cooked Vegetables

Daily Mail:
Is there a forgotten pharaoh buried in this tomb? Newly-discovered 4,200-year-old wall could hold an Egyptian secret

Haaretz:
New Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Found in Judean Desert

Mental Floss:
Show & Tell: Was This 20-Sided Die Used for Ancient Gaming?

The History Blog:
Getty acquires beautiful, storied intaglio

Mysterious Universe:
The Location of Camelot May Have Finally Been Found

Daily Mail:
Stunning medieval ring found in Robin Hood's Sherwood Forest could bag an amateur treasure hunter £70,000

Atlas Obscura:
How Racism Was First Officially Codified in 15th-Century Spain

The History Blog:
Secrets of 16th c. boxwood miniatures revealed

Mental Floss:
What Happened When Elizabeth I Organized A National Lottery

Smithsonian Magazine:
After Nearly 500 Years in Business, the Company that Cast the Liberty Bell Is Ceasing All Operations

Daily Mail:
The lost floating city: Images emerge of the 'engineering marvel' which was carved out by vanished ancient civilization

The History Blog:
Art historian donates unpublished Velazquez to Prado

The Guardian:
Isaac Newton masterwork becomes most expensive science book sold

Atlas Obscura:
The First Female Doctor in Britain Spent 56 Years Disguised as a Man

BBC History Extra:
A day in the life of Jane Austen

Mental Floss:
The Overlooked Paleontologist Who May Have Inspired 'She Sells Sea Shells'

The History Blog:
Oscar Wilde portrait returns to UK after a century

History.com:
How a Canadian Invented Basketball

History.com:
Remembering Annie Moore, Ellis Island's First Immigrant

Mental Floss:
The Man Who Filled Newspapers With Monsters

Smithsonian Magazine:
Just Months After Its Discovery, the X-Ray Was in Use in War

Smithsonian Magazine:
Ever Wonder Who Invented The Tea Bag?

Atlas Obscura:
How Pleather Saved the DuPont Company - And Some Cows, Too

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Murder of Rasputin, 100 Years Later

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Suspect, the Prosecutor, and the Unlikely Bond They Forged

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Strange Story Of The Westinghouse Atom Smasher

Smithsonian Magazine:
Without This Camera, the Emerald City Would Have Been the Color of Mud

History.com:
Wonder Woman at 75

Smithsonian Magazine:
The Only Live News Report from the Attack on Pearl Harbor

Atlas Obscura:
How Millions Of Secret Silk Maps Helped POWs Escape Their Captors in WWII

History.com:
You Won't Believe Where the First NHL Outdoor Game Was Played

History.com:
The Soviet Union's Final Hours

New Atlas:
10 exciting future-focused films coming in 2017

BBC News:
A very fairy Christmas: Winter works by Arthur Rackham

Atlas Obscura:
How to Appease Household Spirits Across the World




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