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Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 6-20-2017 | 5 comments
A mass extinction event 200 million years ago made it possible for the dinosaurs to dominate the planet.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 5-16-2017 | 4 comments
Scientists have been trying to work out what the weather might be like on this recently discovered world.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 12-9-2016 | 17 comments
Glenn became a national hero back in 1962 when he became the first American ever to orbit the Earth.
Category: Modern Mysteries | Posted on 11-18-2016 | 20 comments
Thousands were left perplexed by the high-altitude aircraft which circled for about an hour on Wednesday.
Category: Modern Mysteries | Posted on 3-28-2016 | 1 comment
A 17th-century alchemy manuscript written by Sir Isaac Newton has been found in a private collection.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 2-14-2016 | 8 comments
Some types of minerals are so rare that the Earth's entire supply of them could fit in to a thimble.
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 7-21-2015 | 12 comments
A young girl from New Zealand has become a social media hit after playing the piano while asleep.
Category: Modern Mysteries | Posted on 5-28-2015 | 26 comments
The claim that a massive earthquake will hit California later on today has turned out to be nonsense.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 5-1-2015 | 21 comments
After more than a decade in space NASA's Messenger spacecraft has ended its mission with a bang.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 4-26-2015 | 64 comments
Significant quantities of the metal have been found inside the Pyramid of the Feathered Serpent.