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April 10, 2019

Great white shark charges at diver in terrifying moment captured on film

A 32-year-old photographer was able to capture incredible images of a great white shark charging his shark cage off Neptune Islands in South Australia.

April 10, 2019

Fossilized remains of 430 million-year-old ‘sea monster’ found

The fossilized remains of a 430 million-year-old sea creature that had tentacles longer than its body have been found in Britain.

April 10, 2019

Mummified birds, mice found in ancient Egyptian tomb

A recently unearthed tomb from Ancient Egypt contained several mummified animals, including birds, mice and dogs, researchers said.

April 10, 2019

First-ever black hole image revealed

Scientists have released the first ever image of a black hole, revealing the distant object in stunning detail.

April 9, 2019

NASA launches student rocket challenge

Nearly three dozen student teams from colleges, universities, high schools and some middle schools from around the country flocked to Huntsville, Ala., the location of the Marshall Space Flight Center, so their rockets could take flight.

April 4, 2019

Great white sharks have ‘toxic’ heavy metals in their blood, study finds

What do mercury, arsenic and lead have in common? If you guessed they’re all heavy metals, you’re right — at least in part. These elements are also found in the blood of great white sharks, according to a recent study.

April 4, 2019

Four-legged whale that lived 40 million years ago found off coast in Peru

Fossils of a four-legged whale that lived off the coast of Peru more than 40 million years ago have been discovered by researchers.

April 4, 2019

Search for lost sea containers leads to discovery of 16th-century Dutch shipwreck

A search for shipping containers that fell off a merchant ship during a storm earlier this year led to the discovery of a historic 16th-century shipwreck.

April 4, 2019

Stunning ‘Mirror Pools’ seen on ocean’s floor reveal otherworldly landscape

Scientists have discovered a strange and mesmerizingly beautiful space thousands of feet below the ocean’s surface.

April 4, 2019

NASA is sending ‘robotic bees’ to space

NASA is sending two of its robotic “astrobees,” a cube-shaped flying robot that will help take care of routine tasks and participate in experiments, to the International Space Station later this month.

April 4, 2019

Russian rocket en route to International Space Station to deliver supplies to astronauts aboard

A Russian cargo ship lifted off from a Kazakhstan air base Thursday and is set to dock at the International Space Station to deliver more than 3.5 tons of food, fuel and supplies to the six astronauts living on the floating space lab. 

April 4, 2019

Pompeii shocker: Ancient fast-food joint unearthed

Researchers have unearthed a new discovery at the ruins in Pompeii, an ancient eatery known as a thermopolium, akin to a modern-day snack bar, where patrons could get drinks and hot food.

April 1, 2019

Pregnant whale found dead in Italy with 49 pounds of plastic in stomach

The dead body of a pregnant sperm whale washed up on the coast in Sardinia, Italy last week contained 49 pounds of plastic in its stomach, according to the country’s environment minister and CNN International.

April 1, 2019

Huge manatee ‘hugs’ Florida woman, flips her out of water in astonishing underwater footage

As the owner of an airboat tour company, Mandy Egner has had her fair share of close encounters with sea creatures — both small and large. But during a snorkeling excursion in Crystal River over the weekend, the Florida woman said she had a “once in a …

April 1, 2019

Mysterious 4,000-year-old lost city discovered

A team of French archaeologists has located the remains of a lost ancient city in Iraqi Kurdistan.

April 1, 2019

Duck-billed dinosaurs roved the Arctic 69 million years ago, study says

Despite the harsh conditions seen today, duck-billed dinosaurs roved the Arctic 69-million-years-ago, according to a new study.

April 1, 2019

Dinosaur fossils kept secret for years show the day of killer asteroid

Research that had been kept secret for years that captured a fossilized snapshot of the day nearly 66 million years ago when an asteroid hit Earth, wiping out nearly all life on the planet, including the dinosaurs, has finally been released, shocking t…

April 1, 2019

Seagull appears to snatch baby sea turtle during live BBC program

Viewers of the BBC One program “Blue Planet Live,” were evidently horrified after a Sunday night broadcast ended with footage of a seagull appearing to eat a baby turtle live on air.

March 31, 2019

Meteor lights up the skies over Florida with bright flash

A mysterious fireball that lit up the skies over Northern Florida on Saturday night turned out to be a meteor that was picked up on weather radar, according to officials.

March 30, 2019

750-pound alligator in Florida removed from park by police

Officials with the Jupiter Police Department in Jupiter, Fla., were tasked with removing a massive, roughly 750-pound alligator from a local park this week.

March 29, 2019

Schoolboy discovers long-lost 1,000-year old stone monuments from ancient kingdom

A 14-year-old schoolboy in Scotland has helped uncover long-lost medieval stone carvings in a church graveyard.

March 29, 2019

Bats in Minnesota dying from ‘white-nose syndrome’; areas of state see dramatic population decline

“White-nose syndrome” has drastically affected the bat population in Minnesota, the state’s department of natural resources said Thursday in a warning residents could see an increase in mosquitoes, moths and other insects without these winged creatures.

March 29, 2019

Norway to return thousands of Easter Island artifacts taken by explorer Thor Heyerdahl

More than fifty years ago, famed Norwegian explorer, Thor Heyerdahl took thousands of precious artifacts from Chile’s Easter Island, but this week the Nordic nation agreed to send them home.

March 29, 2019

WATCH: ‘Ninja’ kangaroo rat destroys rattlesnake in epic battle

A remarkable video has captured a kangaroo rat in Yuma, Az. leaping high into the air and kicking a rattlesnake in its face after the snake attempted to strike at the rat.

March 29, 2019

Warning graphic image: Gruesome pic shows toad turned inside out by mysterious predator

A disturbing and graphic image of a toad “turned inside out” has popped up on Twitter, no doubt the work of a deadly predator.