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3,000-year-old lost Egyptian city discovered by archaeologists

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The city was unearthed by a team of archaeologists led by Zahi Hawass near Luxor, about 300 miles south of the capital, Cairo — and dates back to the period under King Amenhotep III of the 18th dynasty. ANCIENT COINS...

Scientists have discovered X-rays coming from Uranus

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Uranus is emitting X-rays, and scientists want to take a closer look. That's the mysterious conclusion of a new study, which analyzed two visuals of the planet and discovered X-ray activity for the first time. Astr...

Newly discovered T. rex lookalike with an unusual skull terrorized Patagonia 80 million years ago

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Paleontologists in Argentina have identified a previously unknown species of dinosaur that would have used its huge claws, powerful bite and keen sense of hearing to hunt prey in Patagonia 80 million years ago. The ...

Covid-19 cases discovered on one US Navy ship in Middle East, suspected cases on a second

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Washington About a dozen sailors and Marines onboard the USS San Diego tested positive for Covid-19 while the ship was deployed to the Middle East, the Navy said in a statement Thursday.  The amphibious transport shi...

How 2 teenagers discovered 4 scientifically valuable exoplanets

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Kartik Pinglé and Jasmine Wright haven't graduated from high school yet. But they've already discovered four new exoplanets and co-authored a peer-reviewed paper. Their paper about the newly discovered planets, whi...

Antarctic sponges discovered under the ice shelf is perplexing scientists

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The accidental discovery of strange life forms on a boulder beneath the ice shelves of the Antarctic has confounded scientists. Researchers were drilling through 900 meters of ice in the Filchner-Ronne Ice Shelf, s...

A newly discovered chameleon less than an inch long could be the world’s smallest reptile

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The smallest known reptile in the world can fit on your fingertip. It's known as Brookesia nana, or "nano-chameleon," and it's a blotchy brown lizard that usually doesn't surpass an inch in body length. Before 2012...

Mysterious untreatable fevers once devastated whole families. This doctor discovered what caused them

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It's an ancient disease that may have evolved to confer protection against the plague -- but until 20 years ago, it had scientists and doctors flummoxed. They couldn't explain why those afflicted, often in the same ...

Capitol Police investigating after congressman discovered carrying a gun when attempting to go on the House floor

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US Capitol Police are investigating an incident in which a Republican lawmaker was stopped from bringing a concealed gun onto the House floor on Thursday, sources told CNN, the first time a member of Congress has be...

Massive data breach may have been discovered due to ‘unforced error’ by suspected Russian hackers

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US officials and private sector experts investigating the massive data breach that has rocked Washington increasingly believe the attackers were ultimately discovered because they took a more aggressive "calculated ...

Newly discovered comet photographed during solar eclipse

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A newly discovered sungrazer comet was photographed approaching the sun during last week's solar eclipse before it evaporated into dust particles. The comet was first spotted by Thai amateur astronomer Worachate Boo...

New ‘sea dragon’ species discovered by amateur fossil hunter off English coast

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A British fossil hunter has found a previously unidentified "sea dragon" on the southern English coast. Steve Etches unearthed the well-preserved ichthyosaur fossil in limestone on the Jurassic Coast in Dorset. He t...

New whale species discovered in Mexico

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Scientists working off the western coast of Mexico say they have found a previously unknown species of whale. Three beaked whales were spotted last month by a team of scientists working with the Sea Shepherd Conserv...

Iridescent snake with shimmering scales discovered in Vietnam

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In 2019, American and Vietnamese scientists were researching biodiversity in the jungles and mountains of Vietnam when they stumbled upon a strange-looking snake. It was dark and iridescent, its scales shifting thro...

Tropical reef fish, 81, is the oldest ever to be discovered by scientists

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Scientists have discovered what they say is the oldest tropical reef fish recorded anywhere in the world -- an 81-year-old midnight snapper caught off the coast of Western Australia. The octogenarian fish, which is ...

Bodies of rich man and slave discovered within Pompeii ruins

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Archaeologists have discovered the exceptionally well-preserved remains of two men scalded to death by the volcanic eruption that destroyed the ancient Roman city of Pompeii in 79 AD, the Italian culture ministry sa...

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