Topic: science

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    November 14, 2014 Cave paintings and the brain

    You might expect that our ancient human ancestors first started painting the same way that young children do. Maybe they would start out with things they have seen before – like everyday objects and pets, and eventually move on to subject matter more abstract and imaginative. Or maybe it’s something a little more mysterious. Some […]

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    November 13, 2014 A piece of Australia found under Vanuatu

    Now, geology may not sound like the most exciting subject, but it turns out that it can still get pretty damn mysterious. For instance: yesterday, it was reported that a team of scientists from James Cook University found a small amount of zircon (a type of rock) in Vanuata that had absolutely no right to […]