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” VideoCreditCreditVideo by Deep Sea Productions/mmtFor 500 years, the Baltic Sea held in its depths a tall ship of the Renaissance era.]“It’s amazing,” said Rodrigo Pacheco-Ruiz, a maritime archaeologist at the University of Southampton, in Britain, who led the investigation. Read more »
ImageAn image of the Apollo program's Saturn V rocket was projected this week onto the Washington Monument.After the Apollo program ended, other presidents promised to go back to the moon — or send humans to Mars or even land astronauts on asteroids. Read more »
Weather ForecastsImageA view of Hurricane Sandy along the East Coast of the United States, looking south, in 2012.Using huge amounts of computing power, the software, known as the Global Forecast System, or G. Read more »
By the companies’ own estimates, a majority of those financial risks could start to materialize in the next five years or so.The disclosures show how business leaders expect climate change, and the policy responses to it, to ripple through every corner of the global economy. Read more »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday that there had been 971 known cases of measles in the United States so far this year.That is eight more cases than in 1992, the previous high since vaccines became widely used, when 963 cases were reported in the United States all year. Read more »
On Tuesday, more than 36 years after she died, the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office announced her name: Mary Edith Silvani, born Sept.The role that a group of volunteer sleuths played in the investigation is a bit different from that in other recent cases. Read more »
Europe|Missing Piece of Stonehenge Returned From Florida 60 Years After RemovalImageWorkers raising three pieces of a standing stone in 1958 after it had fallen to the ground at Stonehenge.CreditCreditEnglish Heritage, via ReutersLONDON — A missing piece of Stonehenge has been returned to Britain 60 years after it was taken, and the piece is likely to provide clues to the origins of the prehistoric monument, said English Heritage, the organization that takes care of the site, on Wednesday. Read more »