Pissarro seized in WWII turns up in Paris show

Share the nation PARIS – A painting by impressionist master Camille Pissarro seized from a Jewish collector in France in WWII has turned up in an exhibition in Paris, where relatives are seeking its return from a US couple who have loaned it. “La cueillette des pois” (“Pea Harvest”) painted with gouache by Pissarro inRead More

Egypt says 90% chance of hidden rooms in Tut tomb

Share the nation Egypt’s boy king, Tutankhamun, may have extra rooms in his — with apologies to Steve Martin — condo made of stone-a. Archaeologists exploring the 3,300-year-old mausoleum said Saturday there’s a 90% chance that King Tut’s gold-filled burial chamber leads to additional rooms that may well contain the remains of Queen Nefertiti, accordingRead More

4,000 year old model garden found outside Egypt tomb

Share the nation CAIRO-Archaeologists have discovered the remains of a nearly 4,000 year old model garden outside a tomb in the ancient Egyptian capital of Thebes, the antiquities ministry said on Wednesday. The find was made by a Spanish team in the Draa Abul Nagaa necropolis across the Nile from the modern-day city of Luxor,Read More

Humans must leave Earth in 100 years to survive: Stephen Hawking

Share the nation Humans will need to colonie. another planet within one hundred years to ensure our survival, according to Professor Stephen Hawking, it has been reported in The Telegraph. The astrophysicist has made a new documentary, Expedition New Earth, as part of the BBC’s new science season Tomorrow’s World. In it he will claim that time isRead More