Many school texts and other popular sources claim Thales of Miletus conducted experiments in electricity, showing amber to attract feathers, for example, supposedly. However, I can find no verifiable ...
The following story is a translation from Hungarian, with a lot of discussion in the blog's comments: http://www.cakravartin.com/archives/south-american-natives-speak-ancient-european-language The ...
Robert Krulwich of NPR claims that Professor Stephen Greenblatt claims that Lucretius (around 99-55BC) said: ... moving randomly through space, like dust motes in a sunbeam, colliding, hooking ...
A post on the CthulhuTech forum makes the following claim about the Voynich Manuscript: Actually doing abit of digging and the view is very spilt those who feel its a cipher of some kind have ...