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four-winged birds
Four-Winged Birds Fossils Found In China: Why Did They Go Extinct?
Mar 15, 2013 10:45 AM E
Prehistoric four-winged birds had feathers on their legs. Some researchers believe the bird was flightless and its feathers were plumes for courtship.
Bees
Social Bees Use Chemical Signals To Warn Predator Attacks
Mar 15, 2013 07:01 AM E
A new study has found that social bees use chemical signals to warn other bees about the presence of a nearby predator.
ATLAS detector CERN
Higgs Boson Found: Big Bang Theory And Mysteries Of The Universe To Be Revealed [VIDEO]
Mar 14, 2013 13:33 PM E
CERN's discovery of the Higgs boson particle will allow us to understand why the universe is the way it is.
miners
Coal Mine Accident Kills 21 In China: What Caused The Disaster? [VIDEO]
Mar 13, 2013 17:02 PM E
21 miners were killed in China. 4 are still missing. Find out what caused the mining collapse.
Twinkies
Twinkies Return This Summer: Hostess Brands Bought For $410 Million
Mar 13, 2013 14:43 PM E
Twinkies, America's favorite snacks, are expected to return to supermarket shelves by this summer. New owners Metropoulos & Company will also launch a line of healthier desserts.
Dolphins
'Killer Dolphins' Escape Ukrainian Naval Training Base To Mate; Why Does Ukraine Military Have Killer Dolphins?
Mar 13, 2013 11:31 AM E
Three military-trained Ukrainian dolphins went AWOL. Learn why Ukraine possesses the specialized dolphins and why they have escaped.
New deadly virus
Novel Coronavirus Claims Saudi Man’s Life, Toll Rises To Nine
Mar 13, 2013 08:20 AM E
The deadly novel coronavirus (nCoV), from the same family as SARS, has claimed its ninth victim - a Saudi man.
Queen
Queen Elizabeth Cancels Engagement: What Hospitalized Elizabeth II?
Mar 12, 2013 13:02 PM E
Reports say Elizabeth II is recovering from a bout of gastroenteritis. It is the queen's first hospitalization in a decade.
fossil in meteorite
Alien Life Discovered In Meteorite? Algae Fossils Found In Sri Lanka [VIDEO]
Mar 12, 2013 11:39 AM E
A microbiological fossil found in a meteorite fragment suggests evidence of panspermia. Could the SARS virus have come from deep space?
Star system
NASA Discovers Third-Closest Star System To Sun
Mar 12, 2013 07:07 AM E
As the star system is very close to the Earth, it would be easier for astronomers to detect if any planet is orbiting the two brown dwarf stars.
Thousands Of Dead Pigs Found In Shanghai River, Chinese Officials Detect Virus
Mar 11, 2013 07:06 AM E
Chinese officials have detected traces of a pig virus in the water samples collected from Shanghai's Huangpu River, after more than 1,000 pigs were found dead in the river.
Antarctic ice
No New Life Form Discovered In Antarctic Lake Vostok , Says Russian Scientist
Mar 10, 2013 06:20 AM E
Head of Russia's Antarctic genetics laboratory has denied reports that they have found a new type of microbe in lake Vostok
Lizard
Global Warming May Lead To Mass Extinction Of Viviparous Lizards
Mar 10, 2013 04:27 AM E
Climate change may lead to extinction of several species of lizards within the next 50 years, according to a new study.
NORAD
NORAD Evacuated: What Was In The Suspicious Packages?
Mar 08, 2013 11:18 AM E
NORAD was evacuated due to suspicious packages.
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