Man found encased in an ice tomb after getting caught in 'freezing rain'

Man found encased in an ice tomb after getting caught in 'freezing rain'

A homeless man was found in an ice grave in Russia after a deluge of “icy rain”. The well-known local figure was on his way to Pokrovsky Cathedral when he fell in a few seconds in Vladivostok and froze to death. The 60-year-old man with a mask lived on the street near where his body … Read more

’Elixir of life’ vessel containing 2,000-year-old liquid found in Chinese tomb

’Elixir of life’ vessel containing 2,000-year-old liquid found in Chinese tomb

Archaeologists excavating a 2,000-year-old tomb in central China discovered a bronze vessels filled with a mysterious liquid which ancient people could have believed was the so-called elixir of life. The strange, murky drink, which could have been a distilled spirit, dated back to the Han Dynasty of 206BC, experts revealed earlier this month. According to … Read more