150,000-Year-Old Human Tooth Is Rare Evidence of the Extinct Denisovans

The suspected Denisovan molar. photo† F. Demeter et al., 2022 Paleontologists in Laos have uncovered an ancient molar that likely belonged to a young Denisovan girl. The discovery is a big deal, as the Laotian cave in which the molar was found is now one of only three spots known to host these enigmatic humans. … Read more

Millennium Park shooting: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot defends curfew after Seandell Holliday shot, killed near ‘Bean’

CHICAGO (WLS) — Mayor Lori Lightfoot defended her plan Tuesday to strategically restrict access to Millennium Park for young people. It comes as police are rethinking their strategy for dealing with large crowds of minors after the deadly shooting at the “Bean” this weekend. The chaos at the Bean Saturday night had police outmanned and … Read more

Report: In 1st, US refuelers to take part in major Israeli drill for strike on Iran

The United States will participate in Israel’s largescale drill simulating a strike on Iran’s nuclear facilities as part of the broader Chariots of Fire exercise later this month, Channel 13 reported on Tuesday evening. According to the unsourced report, the US Air Force will serve as a complementary force, with refueling planes drilling with Israeli … Read more

2022 NBA Mock Draft: Magic take Chet Holmgren at No. 1 in first projection after Orlando wins lottery

Gonzaga • Fr • 7’0″ / 195 lbs Projected Team Orlando PROSPECT RNK 2nd POSITION RNK 1st PPG 14.1 RPG 9.9 APG 1.9 3P% 39% I understand the concerns about Holmgren’s slight frame — but he’s such a unique talent that I’d be uncomfortable passing on a 7-foot legitimate rim-protector who can also bounce it … Read more

NASA’s Boeing Orbital Flight Test-2: What to know

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. In the second uncrewed test flight of a commercial crew spacecraft, NASA and Boeing are using American rockets during launch from the US During a Tuesday news conference, agency members said NASA’s Boeing Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2) is aiming to launch the CST-100 Starliner spacecraft on a United Launch … Read more