Astronaut's Bowie cover farewell

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Clip from Commander Hadfield's Bowie cover video.

Clip from Commander Hadfield's Bowie cover video. Originally Published by The BBC News – Canadian commander Chris Hadfield has shared with the world his cover version of David Bowie’s Space Oddity, which he recorded on the International Space Station.

Startling survival story at historic Jamestown: Physical evidence of survival cannibalism

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– A forensic analysis of 17th-century human remains proves that survival cannibalism took place in historic Jamestown, Virginia. The findings answer a long-standing question among historians about the occurrence of cannibalism at Jamestown during the deadly winter of 1609-1610 known as the “starving time” — a period during which about 80 percent of the colonists died.