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Car-sized turtle fossils unearthed

Fossils of a turtle the size of a car have been unearthed in what is now northern South America. The ...

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First cookies baked in space by astronauts

Chocolate chip cookies have become the first food to be baked in space in a first-of-its-kind experiment. Astronauts baked the ...

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Doomsday clock hits 100 seconds to midnight

Humankind, like Cinderella, has only until midnight – but the strike of the Doomsday Clock will bring far more serious ...

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World’s loneliest frog gets a date

A frog believed to be the last of his kind in the world has been granted a reprieve from solitude. ...

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Indonesian volcano Anak Krakatau dramatic collapse

The scale of the dramatic collapse of the Indonesian volcano that led to last Saturday’s devastating tsunami in the Sunda ...

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Oldest Large-Sized Predatory Dinosaur

Early Jurassic predatory dinosaurs are very rare, and mostly small in size. Saltriovenator zanellai, a new genus and species described ...

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Fossil from the Big Bang Discovered

A relic cloud of gas, orphaned after the Big Bang, has been discovered in the distant universe by astronomers using ...

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East Antarctica’s glaciers are stirring

Nasa says it has detected the first signs of significant melting in a swathe of glaciers in East Antarctica. The ...

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SpaceX makes Christmas delivery to International Space Station

A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following a slight delay caused ...

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To Predict the Future, the Brain Uses Two Clocks

That moment when you step on the gas pedal a split second before the light changes, or when you tap ...

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