Have UK archaeologists found Richard III's skeleton?
Discovery: Ancient Fort Aided Julius Caesar's Conquest of Gaul
Heavenly Egyptian Charm Found in Israeli City
4 freaky new bat species discovered
New Monkey Discovered in the Congo
MONA LISA COMING BACK FROM THE GRAVE?
NUDE, MONA LISA-LIKE PAINTING SURFACES
16th-Century Trial Records Reveal Priest's Magic 'Superpowers'
The Incredible Powers of D. D. Home --- This one isn't really news, just an article about a historical medium (or magician...it's not exactly clear). I'm surprised he's not more famous, and the article questions whether or not he would have been more famous if he had actually portrayed himself as a magician instead of a medium. Being a "professional house guest" doesn't sound too bad though.
DARPA's robot pack mule takes a stroll --- Make it bigger and add some lasers and you have an AT-AT. This thing might actually be even better though.
Jurassic Park? Mammoth fragments from Siberia may be clonable
Remote-Control Roaches Seek Out Disaster Victims --- Couldn't they find something to use besides nasty cock-roaches people will want to step on?
DOES TIME SLOW DOWN FOR ELITE ATHLETES?
Antimatter Spaceships Could Make Long Flights Before End Of Century, Space Consultants Say
Explosion on Jupiter spotted by amateur astronomers
Spheres spark new Martian mystery
Martian moon bites into the sun --- A solar eclipse...on Mars.
UFO files of close encounters in Aussie airspace
Multicolored UFOs over England? Mystery solved --- I usually don't care for articles written by the notoriously condescending skeptic Benjamin Radford, but this one involved a UFO sighting that turned out to be quadcopter like I wrote about it my post the other day here.
Other topics of interest...
FBI begins installation of $1 billion face recognition system across America
Too soon? Too late? Psychological distance matters when it comes to humor
Cops set up cameras to watch the cameras that watch you
7 Side Effects of Drinking Diet Soda --- I've long thought that artificial sweeteners (as well as a lot of other chemicals with weird names that are put into foods and beverages) were unhealthy. The artificial sweeteners are actually more unhealthy than the sugars. And ironically, a potential side effect of drinking drinks with artificial sweeteners is obesity. Oh...and they taste nasty.