Shroud of Turin can’t be fake

The Shroud of Turin must be real rather than a medieval forgery, an Italian study has concluded, because the markings on it could not possibly have been created with medieval technology. Scientists tried to recreate the sepia image of a crucified man that graces the shroud, and found its physical and chemical characteristics “impossible to […]

No porn at Vatican.xxx

The Vatican may be an expert on the heavenly domain, but apparently it’s still a bit shaky when it comes to domain names. A Vatican spokesman complained yesterday that someone had bought up Vatican.xxx, presumably to commit any number of sacrileges. But Catholics need not worry, because it turns out Vatican.xxx is one of many […]