January 24, 2020

Scientists recreate the vocal sound of a 3,000-year-old mummified Egyptian priest

Nirian/iStock(LONDON) -- More than 3,000 years ago in ancient Egypt, there lived a priest named Nesyamun who chanted and sang the daily liturgy at the famous temple of Karnak in Thebes. When Nesyamun died in 1069 B.C., his voice went silent, but inscriptions covering the coffin of his mummified body showed that his dying wish was to be able to speak in the afterlife, so that the gods of judgement would grant him entry into eternity. British scientists have now, in a sense, fulfilled Nesyamun&#03..
January 24, 2020

Six dead, two injured after shooting in Germany, police say

iStock/pavalena(BERLIN) -- Six people are dead and two injured after a shooting in the German town of Rot am See on Friday, local police told ABC News. The authorities are still responding to the shooting, although a suspect has been arrested, local police said. The initial information available to the authorities suggests that the victims and the suspect knew each other and there's no indication more suspects were involved. Police were called to the scene of the shooting, in a building nea..
January 24, 2020

The youngest member of Mensa IQ society is 3 years old — and his mom says even she’s impressed

Nur Anira Asyikin(NEW YORK) -- A 3-year-old boy has officially become the youngest member of the Mensa high IQ society, and even his own mother is blown away. Muhammad Haryz Nadzim, a nursery school student, scored 142 on the Stanford-Binet IQ test. He was also evaluated by a psychologist, Haryz's mother, Nur Anira Asyikin told Good Morning America. British Mensa confirmed to GMA that Haryz was then invited to join the high IQ society, in which any person with an IQ in the top 2% of the wor..
January 24, 2020

Multiple deaths, several injured after shooting in Germany, police say

iStock/pavalena(BERLIN) -- Multiple people are dead and several injured after a shooting in the German town of Rot am See on Friday, local police told ABC News. The authorities are still responding to the shooting, although a suspect has been arrested, local police said. The initial information available to the authorities suggests that the victims and the suspect knew each other and there's no indication more suspects were involved. Police were called to the scene of the shooting, in a bui..