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An oblong crystal found in the wreck of a 16th-century English warship is a sun-stone, a near-mythical navigational aid said to have been used by Viking mariners, researchers said on Wednesday. The stone is made of Iceland spar, a transparent, naturally-occurring calcite crystal that polarisesRead more…


John Jonston (1603-1675) was a Polish scholar born to a family of Scottish origin. He spent most of his life in Poland, working as an academician and private tutor. Though he traveled widely throughout Europe, Jonston repeatedly turned down offers of professorships at major universities. Instead, he chose to live a private life on his country estate in southwest Poland. One of Jonston’s works, Historia Naturalis (Natural History), was translated into many languages. The engraving shown…


Bath is a town set in the rolling countryside of southwest England, known for its natural hot springs and 18th-century Georgian architecture.


Arizona.. This is the destination of our 2014 Summer Incentive trip for Initial Outfitters! We are going to the LaPlaloma Spa and Resort in Tucson!

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Scientists Identify Missing Wave near Jupiter’s Equator

Scientists have found evidence of a type of atmospheric wave that had long been proposed but had not been identified in images before now.