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A billion years ago, this green seaweed likely produced oxygen and provided shelter for other organisms.
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Following the tragic death of 'Mad' Mike Hughes, we revisit the real reasons why he launched himself into the air aboard his homemade steam rocket, knowing how risky the stunt was.
Microbes in the woman's bladder were fermenting sugar into alcohol, causing her to test positive on a urine drug test.
Over decades, a brazen thief stole hundreds of eggs from rare and endangered falcons' nests around the world, to sell to private collectors.
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Aerojet Rocketdyne will develop "enabling technologies" for DARPA's Glide Breaker program under a newly announced contract, which is worth up to $19.6 million.