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Athenian Sewer Yields Ancient Hermes Bust on Friday the 13th

Exemplifying the idea that in 2020 everything ends up in the crapper- the Greek Culture Ministry announced that routine sewage work in Athens had unearthed an ancient bust of the Greek god Hermes in a drainage duct approximately 3 ft. beneath St Irene Square. The discovery occurred on none other than Friday the 13th, the […]

Archaeologists Find Real Edward Scissorhands

Archaeologists in Italy uncovered an amazing find: A man with a knife hand. Image: Knife prosthesis illustration from published paper. According to a paper published in Journal of Anthropological Sciences by Micarelli et. al., a Medieval Italian man likely in his 40’s was uncovered with an awesome, unique feature. He lost a hand to blunt […]