Sue the Dinosaur and the Story that Shook Archaeology

Sue the Dinosaur and the Story that Shook Archaeology

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Sue the Dinosaur and the Story that Shook Archaeology
Background For a quick synopsis, I’d like to reference the Wikipedia article on Sue the Dinosaur, which breaks down some background: “Sue” is the nickname given to FMNH PR 2081, which is the largest, most extensive and best preserved Tyrannosaurus rex specimen ever found at over 90% recovered by bulk. It was discovered in August of 1990, […]
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Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Files on Alexander Shulgin

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Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Files on Alexander Shulgin
Background According to Wikipedia: Alexander Theodore “Sasha” Shulgin (June 17, 1925 – June 2, 2014) was an American medicinal chemist, biochemist, organic chemist, pharmacologist, psychopharmacologist, and author. He is credited with introducing MDMA (“ecstasy” or “molly”) to psychologists in the late 1970s for psychopharmaceutical use and for the discovery, synthesis and personal bioassay of over […]
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Dig Deeper: Paradigm Shifts and the Changing Face of North American Archaeology

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Dig Deeper: Paradigm Shifts and the Changing Face of North American Archaeology
The year was 1876, and Charles Conrad Abbott was not only well-known among his colleagues in the anthropological community: he also believed he was poised to initiate a paradigm shift, as far as our ideas about the first people to arrive in North America. Abbott, a naturalist and career surgeon from New Jersey, was one of the […]
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CIA MKULTRA Collection

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CIA MKULTRA Collection
What is MKULTRA? Wikipedia explains MKULTRA as the following: Project MKUltra—sometimes referred to as the CIA’s mind control program—was the code name given to an illegal program of experiments on human subjects, designed and undertaken by the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Experiments on humans were intended to identify and develop drugs, alcohol, stick […]
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The Full Condon Committee Report on UFOs, 1968

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The Full Condon Committee Report on UFOs, 1968
Background The Condon Committee was the informal name of the University of Colorado UFO Project, a group funded by the United States Air Force from 1966 to 1968 at the University of Colorado to study unidentified flying objects under the direction of physicist Edward Condon. The result of its work, formally titled Scientific Study of […]
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Discoveries at Texas Archaeology Site Push Back Early Human Arrivals in North America

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Discoveries at Texas Archaeology Site Push Back Early Human Arrivals in North America
The Gault site, located just outside of Austin, Texas, has been known to archaeologists for the better part of the last century. Discovered by Henry Gault, a landowner who worked as an archaeological informant in the early 1900s, the site was officially excavated for a period beginning in 1929, under the supervision of J.E. Pearce […]
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National Near-Earth Object Preparedness Strategy and Action Plan, June 2018

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National Near-Earth Object Preparedness Strategy and Action Plan, June 2018
Background The National Near-Earth Object Preparedness Strategy and Action Plan (Strategy and Action Plan) will improve our Nation’s preparedness to address the hazard of near-Earth object (NEO) impacts over the next 10 years. Its primary role is to help organize and coordinate NEO-related efforts within Federal Departments and Agencies (agencies), with a particular focus on […]
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FBI Files: Civil Rights

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FBI Files: Civil Rights
Background Movements for civil rights were a worldwide series of political movements for equality before the law that peaked in the 1960s. In many situations it took the form of campaigns of civil resistance aimed at achieving change through nonviolent forms of resistance. In some situations it was accompanied, or followed, by civil unrest and […]
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The spooky story of the school “El Paso High School”

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The spooky story of the school “El Paso High School”
One of the oldest buildings in the city of El Paso Texas (100 years old). Within the walls of this school children tell a very chilling story. According to the legend, on the fourth floor of the school there is a corridor that has been closed to the public for several decades. They say that in this […]
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The Jonathan Jay Pollard Espionage Case: A Damage Assessment – 30 October 1987

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The Jonathan Jay Pollard Espionage Case: A Damage Assessment – 30 October 1987
Background According to this document: “This study, undertaken by the Foreign Denial and Deception Analysis Committee (DDAC) at the direction of the Director of Central Intelligence, is one of two assessments of damage undertaken as a result of Jonathan Pollard’s espionage on behalf of Israel during 1984-1985, which are being issued almost simultaneously.” Back in […]
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FBI Files: Celebrities

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FBI Files: Celebrities
The following is a list of FBI files on different celebrities.  Declassified Celebrity FBI Files Abbott, Bud – Bud Abbott was a part of the Abbott and Costello comedy team. They made movies and performed on television. This release is references on Abbott only. It contains correspondence between Abbott and Director Hoover, Espionage and Interstate […]
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