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- A nearly 2000-year-old Roman mosaic of the Greek God Apollo is discovered in Rome near the Colosseum.
- Invasion of homo sapiens: Neanderthals found to have died out after migration of homo sapiens from Africa leaves them outnumbered 10-to-1.
- Biodegradable burials: Visual artist Jae Rhim Lee debuts a burial shroud containing mushrooms and fungus. Too much for you to take? How about shuffling off this mortal coil as a tree?
- It’s the end of time… in the lab, that is. Researchers at the University of Maryland simulate what things would be like if time came to a halt.
- NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory have located a black hole 2 billion times larger than the sun.