Gold Cache is Taxable ?
March 4, 2014 | SFGate.com
A couple in California found a cache of gold coins buried in their yard in February 2013. The coins were worth about $10 million. Now they are forced to sell some of the coins because their April 15th tax bill on the find is going to be about $5 million.
First Evidence for a Comet Striking Earth
October 8, 2013 | University of Witwatersrand
"The first ever evidence of a comet entering Earth’s atmosphere and exploding, raining down a shock wave of fire which obliterated every life form in its path, has been discovered by a team of South African scientists and international collaborators." Quoted from the University of Witwatersrand press release.
Ecosystems of Africa Map
April 14, 2013 | United States Geological Survey
The Association of American Geographers, the United States Geological Survey, NatureServe and The Regional Centre for Mapping of Resources for Development are major contributors to a collection of standardized terrestrial ecosystem maps for the African continent.