The last couple weeks have been exciting ones in the news, in that all of these real-life stories are the kind that drives the plots of old serials, adventure novels, and SF classics:

Ancient Mysteries:

A jawbone sets back the timeline for humanity’s origins.

Martian Chronicles:

Further evidence suggests that Mars had, not merely water, but an actual ocean

Indiana Jones:

We’ve got the previously undisturbed remnants of one in Honduras and another in New Mexico, this second one found by drones.

Men of Steel and Bronze:

The builder of that Secret Tunnel in Toronto reveals he only wanted a Fortress of Solitude.

And some interesting video, below:

Someone has built the mascot from Five Nights at Freddy’s

And Cons and Cosplay, of course: