This past March, Anna Dhody got a phone call that put her day in ruins. Dhody is a forensic anthropologist and the curator of the Mütter Museum, Philadelphia’s famed collection of anatomical curios. On the
A Tennessee couple stands accused of an unthinkable crime. Police say John Cain and Deanna Grier tried to sell their five-month-old baby to a stranger on Craigslist. Undercover agents heard about the deal and jumped
Planning to hit an outdoor pool or waterpark this summer? You may want to think again. The average public pool contains nearly 20 gallons of urine, according to research from the University of Alberta, Edmonton.
A vast luminous nebula spotted in a distant universe has baffled astronomers as there is no obvious source for the powerful light being emitted. The glowing ‘blob of gas’ was spotted by researchers at Santa
A petition has been circulating in France to gather one million signatures for Obama’s candidacy. Entertaining the idea that Obama did want to run for office in France, French law requires that presidents be native to France. The group evidently picked up some
The 1,100-acre Pinnacle Park west of Asheville remains closed after a runner’s foot was impaled by a nail purposely placed on a popular trail that leads to the Black Rock Summit. Brian Barwatt, an engineer with the
Abstract A 4.9 Mkm2 region of the southwest Pacific Ocean is made up of continental crust. The region has elevated bathymetry relative to surrounding oceanic crust, diverse and silica-rich rocks, and relatively thick and low-velocity
Why should kids have all the fun? Fast-food chains have done a lot of goofy things for Valentine’s Day over the years, including, most famously, the candlelight dinners at White Castle. But Burger King