The first photograph of a human being

This picture, the earliest known photograph to include a recognizable human form, was taken in Paris, France, in 1838 by Louis Daguerre. The human in question is standing in the . . . → Listen-Photos-Watch and Read More: The first photograph of a human being

The Tree of 40 Fruit

A ward-winning contemporary artist and Syracuse University art professor Sam Van Aken grew up on a family farm in Reading, Pennsylvania, but he spent his college years and much of . . . → Listen-Photos-Watch and Read More: The Tree of 40 Fruit

Birth control goes high tech

Women in ancient times are known to use acacia leaves, lint and honey to block sperm as a method of birth control but this rudimentary method of preventing pregnancy has . . . → Listen-Photos-Watch and Read More: Birth control goes high tech

Hologram Campaign

After presiding over the Indian parliament for ten years, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s United Progress Alliance may face an upset at the voting booths this Spring. Prime ministerial hopeful Narendra . . . → Listen-Photos-Watch and Read More: Hologram Campaign

Discovered a new, earth-like, planet called Gliese 832 C

Astronomers have discovered a new, earth-like, planet called Gliese 832 C that could support life. The planet is suggested to have the same temperatures as Earth, but with much . . . → Listen-Photos-Watch and Read More: Discovered a new, earth-like, planet called Gliese 832 C

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