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Treasure trove of gold and jewels recovered from a 366-year-old shipwreck in the Bahamas

Gold coins, gemstones and jewels are just a few of the priceless treasures found at a shipwreck site in the Bahamas. (Image credit: ©Brendan...

‘Heatflation’: How High Temperatures Send Food Prices Soaring

Crops are seen drying up on the banks of the Loire River July 17, 2022, in Ancenis, France. The country was on high alert...

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

In September 2004, Hurricane Ivan struck the Gulf Coast as a powerful Category 3. Homeowners like Jason Huffman (seen here) did all they could...

A Short History of Showering

Personal hygiene hasn’t always been an integral part of grooming, yet the need to clean oneself easily and quickly was as pressing in ancient...

The History of the Silk Road

The Silk Road or Silk Route was an ancient network of trade routes that were for centuries central to cultural interaction originally through regions of Eurasia connecting the East and West and stretching from...

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Salt in water sources becoming worrisome in D.C. region, experts warn

The Washington region is growing — a metropolis of...

THE INVENTION OF THE VACUUM CLEANER

In 1901, if you were lucky, you might have...

‘Heatflation’: How High Temperatures Send Food Prices Soaring

Crops are seen drying up on the banks of...
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