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Peruvian scientists use DNA to trace origins of Inca emperors

May 27, 2018 - 3:30 PM

The two legends explaining the origin of the Inca civilization 'could be related,' according to the scientists' study

Peruvian genetics specialist Ricardo Fujita works at his lab in the San Martin de Porres University in Lima on May 11, 2018.  Upon the many programs he foresees, Fujita and his team have been working since 2000 on ADN evidence attempting to determine the origins of the Inca Empire. / AFP PHOTO / Cris BOURONCLE

New Edwin Valero film stokes controversy over Venezuelan boxing legend

Dec 30, 2016 - 6:00 PM

A movie about the life of Edwin Valero the undefeated boxing champ accused of murdering his wife before taking his own life has created legal controversy

CONTROVERSIAL END. Edwin Valero, the hard-hitting southpaw who won two world titles before taking his own life in 2010, is the subject of a movie which has caused a legal row in Venezuela. Photo by Omar Torres/AFP

Inca trails, ancient French cave vie for World Heritage status

Jun 15, 2014 - 8:18 PM

At least 30 natural and cultural sites all over the world are vying to get the prestigious distinction

WORLD'S TREASURE. Qhapaq Nan is a huge network of roads used by the Inca empire spanning over 30,000 kilometers. Image from Wikimedia Commons

Superb horror in 'Evil Dead' (2013)

May 01, 2013 - 3:32 PM

The fresh frightening remake of the cult classic will have you screaming in your seats and maybe jumping out of them

PANDORA'S BOX. And of course he reads the book. All images from Facebook