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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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Gigantic Mammal ‘Cousin’ Discovered

During the Triassic period (252-201 million years ago) mammal-like reptiles called therapsids co-existed with ancestors to dinosaurs, crocodiles, mammals, pterosaurs, ...

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4,000-year-old termite mounds found in Brazil are visible from space

Researchers reporting in Current Biology on November 19 have found that a vast array of regularly spaced, still-inhabited termite mounds ...

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Huge Crater Discovered in Greenland

An international team lead by researchers from the Centre for GeoGenetics at the Natural History Museum of Denmark, University of ...