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Category: Natural World | Posted on 12-12-2018 | 5 comments
The animal with the world's fastest moving appendage has been revealed to be a tiny ant with a lethal jaw.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 12-1-2018 | 9 comments
The discovery of stone tools in Algeria has cast doubt on the notion that east Africa was the 'cradle of humankind'.
Category: Modern Mysteries | Posted on 11-29-2018 | 18 comments
A mysterious 'earthquake' rippled around the entire world earlier this month and yet nobody felt a thing.
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 11-18-2018 | 6 comments
A parrot with the uncanny ability to replicate the sound of a fire alarm prompted an emergency call-out recently.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 11-8-2018 | 2 comments
The fossil remains of a prehistoric primate species weighing a mere 7.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 10-26-2018 | 14 comments
Researchers from Florida International University have identified the first new species of crocodile in 85 years.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 10-22-2018 | 1 comment
The 900-year-old trinket was unearthed at the site of a Viking farmstead in Iceland's Thjorsardalur valley.
Category: Ancient Mysteries | Posted on 8-19-2018 | 10 comments
A strange white substance found inside a broken jar from an ancient tomb has turned out to be cheese.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 8-7-2018 | 14 comments
Scientists have been studying a meteorite that dates back to a time before the birth of our solar system.
Category: Space & Astronomy | Posted on 7-10-2018 | 3 comments
Set to launch in December, the lander will touch down on the lunar surface in February of next year.