The statues of Easter Island could have "walked" into place

Using nothing but rope, how many people does it take to move a 10-foot tall, 5-ton statue a distance of one hundred yards? It sounds like the beginning of a joke, but it's a serious question for archaeologists Terry Hunt and Carl Lipo, who are studying how prehistoric inhabitants of Easter Island transported the… » 6/21/12 1:00pm 6/21/12 1:00pm

Avengers fine art covers present The Hulk à la Michelangelo and Al Hirschfeld

Marvel's gearing up for the release of The Avengers with some curious promotions, but here's one that's pretty magnificent. Come April, Marvel will give select comics variant covers depicting Earth's Mightiest Heroes as illustrated by the likes of Rembrandt, Michelangelo, and Monet. Here's what they've unveiled so… » 1/24/12 10:20am 1/24/12 10:20am