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Dogs really do put on 'puppy eyes' to get what they want

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Have you ever wondered whether your pooch is trying to tell you something by giving you puppy dog eyes?

Sunday, Oct 22

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Fossilized teeth dating back 9.7 million years could 'rewrite' human history

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Dental remains discovered by German paleontologists who were sifting through gravel and sand in a former bed of the Rhine River could potentially lead to a “rewriting” of human history.

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Tragic Titanic letter sells for $166G at auction

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An extremely rare sea-stained letter recovered from the body of a Titanic victim was sold at auction in the U.K. on Saturday for $166,000.

Saturday, Oct 21

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The fascinating sex life of Jonathan, the 186-year-old giant tortoise

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Straight? Gay? Bisexual? He may be 186 years old, but the years have clearly done little to quell the sexual appetite of Jonathan, the famous giant tortoise who resides on the remote South Atlantic island of St. Helena.

Friday, Oct 20

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Yellowstone supervolcano could blow faster than initially thought

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Arizona State University researchers have analyzed minerals around the supervolcano at Yellowstone National Park and have come to a startling conclusion. It could blow much faster than previously expected, though any talk of it potentially…

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The fascinating sex life of Jonathan, the 186-year-old giant tortoise

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Straight? Gay? Bisexual? He may be 186 years old, but the years have clearly done little to quell the sexual appetite of Jonathan, the famous giant tortoise who resides on the remote South Atlantic island of St. Helena.

North Korea's 'Stressed’ Nuclear Test Mountain On Verge Of Collapse

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North Korea’s nuclear tests are not only raising fears around the world, they are causing the peak under which the bombs are being detonated to suffer “tired mountain syndrome.”

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Badger sneaks into home, naps on cat bed

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A badger got a wakeup call from animal rescue workers after he sneaked into a home in Scotland and made himself comfy on a cat bed earlier this week.

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400 mysterious ancient stone structures discovered in Saudi Arabia

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Almost 400 mysterious stone structures dating back thousands of years have been discovered in Saudi Arabia, with a few of these wall-like formations draping across old lava domes, archaeologists report.

Titanic survivor's locker keys surface, set for auction

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A pair of locker keys that belonged to the last surviving member of Titanic’s crew will be auctioned in the U.K. on Saturday.

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Cave discovered on the Moon raises hope for human colonization

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Space luminaries such as Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos have talked about building bases on the Moon to let humans live, work and play on the lunar surface. A new discovery, however, may bring that dream to reality sooner than realized.

Thursday, Oct 19

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Bomb-sniffing CIA dog dropped from program after 'no longer interested'

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A bomb-sniffing pup just couldn't make the cut for the CIA's explosive detection canine training program.

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Researchers see 'horrific decline' in insect numbers

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If it seems like there are fewer squished bugs on your windshield after long journeys than in years past, you're not imagining things: Researchers say there appears to have been a steep and extremely worrying decline in insect populations…

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Ancient sea creature looked like a wine glass, died alone

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A solitary fossil unearthed in Utah's Antimony Canyon reveals a long-extinct marine creature previously unknown to science.

400 mysterious ancient stone structures discovered in Saudi Arabia

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Almost 400 mysterious stone structures dating back thousands of years have been discovered in Saudi Arabia, with a few of these wall-like formations draping across old lava domes, archaeologists report.

Something is floating around Saturn and NASA isn't sure what it is

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NASA Cassini spacecraft performed its final, fateful dive into Saturn several weeks ago, destroying itself in the planet's atmosphere and ending an incredible mission that spanned nearly two full decades.

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Volcanoes helped topple ancient Egyptian empire, study finds

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Sun-choking debris cast off by volcanoes more than 2,000 years ago starved headwaters feeding the Nile river and hastened the downfall of ancient Egypt’s last kingdom, researchers claim.

Wednesday, Oct 18

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Rare 'ghost owl' with white feathers spotted in Britain

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An incredibly rare ghostly white "Ino" owl has been spotted in the UK.

Florida woman takes chicken paddleboarding

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Floridians out in the Keys might do a double take when they spot a woman paddleboarding with her pet chicken, but the owner it's an activity she and the bird both enjoy.

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'Women of NASA' Lego set to launch for sale Nov. 1

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Four trailblazing figures from NASA's history are set to launch as new Lego minifigures on Nov. 1.

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The story behind that 2,000-year-old Thracian chariot you saw on Reddit

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The photo of an ancient Thracian chariot alongside the bones of two horses and a dog has quickly risen to the top of Reddit today (Oct. 13), with more than 65,000 likes. But what is so exciting about the discovery, and who was buried…

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Your hair color and sleep habits may come from Neanderthals

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Neanderthal DNA could influence your skin tone, hair color, sleep patterns, mood and even smoking behavior, a new study finds.

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Astronaut shows what fidget spinners do in orbit

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How awesome is a fidget spinner in space, where your body can do all the spinning you want?

The World of Animals

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Enjoy these pictures of animals, reptiles, fish, birds and insects from around the globe

Sailing to disaster: Rare Titanic photos up for auction

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Two original unpublished photographs of Titanic departing on her ill-fated maiden voyage are up for auction.

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Battle of the jaws: Study finds alligators eat sharks

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As far as research goes, it sounds pretty intense: pumping the stomachs of 500-plus alligators—"live and alert" ones at that.

Fighting kangaroos attack each other in vicious brawl captured on video

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A pair of competitive kangaroos were caught duking it out in the middle of the night in the Australian bushland in a fight captured from a police helicopter.

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NASA says evidence for 'Planet Nine' is mounting

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We might not actually know how many planets are in our Solar System — and no, this isn’t a trick regarding Pluto’s status. For years, scientists have wondered if there might be a larger, planet-sized body lurking in or around the thick…

Tuesday, Oct 17

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Tanker carrying over 1,000 tons of fuel raises anchor, spears torpedo

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A tanker crew made a startling find when they raised their ship’s anchor off England’s South Coast last week – an old unexploded torpedo.

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Desert discovery: Lost temple of Ramses II uncovered by archaeologists

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Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the remains of an ancient temple belonging to King Ramses II.