Frankenstein used a rather primitive method of combining body parts and electrical current. Modern scientist have a powerful technique at hand: genome. And they are thinking how to bring Neanderthals to life.
The mystery of Mona Lisa lasts for centuries and every now and then a new theory about her identity sees the light of the day. The newest one: Leonardo made a self-portrait. For this one you need a lot of imagination.
Scientists came to a brand new idea how to deliver the food and stuff to the International Space Station: they want to shoot it with a cannon. Sounds weird? It is. And they want 500 million dollars to build it...
Ice-covered asteroids reached the Earth around one hundred million years after the birth of the planets. So, the water on our planet could be extraterrestrial, and the life is indeed of extraterrestrial origins.
Exactly 226 years ago, on the November 21st, 1783, the world saw the beginning of the space era: François Pilatre de Rozier and the Marquis d'Arlandes entered the gondola below the balloon made of paper and silk.