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05

Sep

Cave carving may be 1st example of Neanderthal artSome researchers aren’t impressed the ancient hashtag, saying that it doesn’t mean Neanderthals were thinking about abstract concepts.

Cave carving may be 1st example of Neanderthal art
Some researchers aren’t impressed the ancient hashtag, saying that it doesn’t mean Neanderthals were thinking about abstract concepts.

26

Apr

Underground attractions boast a sense of intrigue unlike almost anything you’re likely to see at street level. Many of these sites feature relics of the past, from speakeasy couches to stacks of human skulls. Want to enjoy the eerie vibe that comes from the world’s most interesting underground attractions? Check out our favorites.
10 underground tours full of history and mystery

Underground attractions boast a sense of intrigue unlike almost anything you’re likely to see at street level. Many of these sites feature relics of the past, from speakeasy couches to stacks of human skulls. Want to enjoy the eerie vibe that comes from the world’s most interesting underground attractions? Check out our favorites.

10 underground tours full of history and mystery

29

Nov

Bizarre-looking springtails discovered in Spanish caveThe scientists plan to study how these creatures adapted to the cold, wet and lightless conditions in the cave.

Bizarre-looking springtails discovered in Spanish cave
The scientists plan to study how these creatures adapted to the cold, wet and lightless conditions in the cave.

22

Aug

New spider found in Oregon caveThe spider has been named Trogloraptor marchingtoni. Its genus name, Trogloraptor, appropriately means ‘cave robber.’

New spider found in Oregon cave
The spider has been named Trogloraptor marchingtoni. Its genus name, Trogloraptor, appropriately means ‘cave robber.’