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The world's oldest classroom poster of the periodic table of elements, dating to 1885, has turned up in Scotland. more
68,000 Pounds of Frozen Chicken Nuggets Recalled Because They May Contain Wood Pieces  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
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A New Satellite Will (Safely) Drop 'Meteors' Over Hiroshima  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
There's a new satellite in space, and it was put there to drop "meteors" over the city of Hiroshima. more
25,000 Years Later, Javelin Is Still Embedded in Mammoth's Rib  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
About 25,000 years ago, ice age hunters in what is now Poland threw a light spear known as a javelin at a mammoth. Now, the discovery of that... more
Here's How to Watch the Super Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse This Weekend  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
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Check Out These Amazing Super-Detailed Images of Fruit Fly Brains  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
A team of neuroscientists have produced a series of amazing, detailed images of fruit fly brains using a brand-new combination of imaging techniques. more
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There's a rocky planet in our stellar neighborhood that's very big and cold. However, scientists argue, it might... more
1st Interstellar Visitor 'Oumuamua Is Actually Not That Special  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
A cigar-shaped space rock named 'Oumuamua caused quite a stir when it became the first interstellar visitor discovered in our solar system. Is it an asteroid, a comet or an... more
Mini-Monsters with Multiple Heads Created in the Lab  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 day
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Take a closer look at one of Kenya's most treasured pride of lions. more
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Opal-Filled Fossils Reveal Timid, Dog-Size Dinosaur That Lived Down Under  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
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Anti-Vaccine Movement Joins Ebola, Drug Resistance on List of Top Global Threats  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 days
The World Health Organization has listed the anti-vaccine movement as a top global health threat in 2019. more
Those Tiny Cotton Sprouts China Grew on the Moon? They’re Dead Now  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 days
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Antarctica Is Dumping Hundreds of Gigatons of Ice into the Ocean Right Now  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 days
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