Archaeologists hunt for Cleopatra’s tomb
Researchers have found by radar what may be three chambers as deep as 20 meters under the rock. Historians believe, based on the Roman writer Plutarch, that Antony and Cleopatra were buried together.
London show to examine Aztec ruler Moctezuma Reigning from 1502 to 1520, Moctezuma was the final ruler of present-day Mexico’s last native civilization.Moctezuma was not the final ruler of the Aztecs. There were 2 more after he was killed by stones thrown by his own people: Cuitlahuac, who died of smallpox, and Cuauhtemoc, who was captured after the fall of Tenochtitlan, tortured and executed.F.M.We corrected: GBU Editor A turquoise mosaic and cedro wood mask from Mexico is photographed at a launch event for the exhibition “Moctezuma: Aztec Ruler” at the British Museum in London, April 7, 2009. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor
Australia first held Earth Hour in 2007 and it went global in 2008, attracting 50 million people, organisers say. WWF, which started the event, is hoping one billion people from nearly 90 countries will take part.
MIAMI (Reuters) – Florida wildlife managers have launched an experiment to see if they can keep crocodiles from returning to residential neighborhoods by temporarily taping magnets to their heads to disrupt their “homing” ability.