Book Giveaway For The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History

  • The Churchill Factor by Boris Johnson
    The Churchill Factor: How One Man Made History
    by Boris Johnson

    Release date: Nov 13, 2014
    Enter to win one of 25 advanced reader copies of THE CHURCHILL FACTOR by Boris Johnson, on sale November 13!

    From London’s inimitable mayor, Boris John…more

Builder unearths huge treasure trove of 22,000 Roman coins – StumbleUpon

Builder unearths huge treasure trove of 22,000 Roman coins - StumbleUpon

Builder unearths huge treasure trove of 22,000 Roman coins – StumbleUpon.

The trove of 22,000 Roman coins (pictured) was found by Laurence Egerton in East Devon. Dubbed Seaton Down Hoard, it was declared treasure at a Devon Coroner’s Inquest earlier this month. This means it is eligible for acquisition by a museum, once it has been valued by the Treasure Valuation Committee

Immortal jellyfish: Does it really live forever?

 

While it is often joked that cats have nine lives, a certain species of jellyfish has been deemed “immortal” by scientists who have observed its ability to, when in crisis, revert its cells to their earliest form and grow anew. That means that these tiny creatures, 4 mm to 5 mm long, potentially have infinite lives.