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Earth just got another dazzling glamour shot, thanks to a satellite that snapped its photo on the March 20 spring equinox.
When a group of Aussies spotted the behemoth on the beach, they initially thought it was a rugged piece of driftwood. Upon closer inspection, however, they realized it was the body of an enormous, bony fish.
An elephant matriarch in Kenya was an impressive sight to the very end.
Booted Celestial Body
One of the fastest-moving pulsars ever has been discovered careening away from a supernova so quickly it will eventually escape the Milky Way.
One of the worst cyclones to hit southern Africa left flooding that could be seen from space.
Nebraska's rivers swell after a "bomb cyclone" hits the central U.S.
[Full Story: Nebraska Flooding Seen from Space in Dramatic Detail]
The discovery of a fossil showing an ancient sea creature with 18 tentacles surrounding its mouth has helped to solve a modern-day mystery about the origins of a gelatinous carnivore called a comb jelly, a new study finds.
[Full Story: 520-Million-Year-Old Sea Monster Had 18 Mouth Tentacles]
Ancient Mud Dragons
Bizarre fossils in a newly-discovered site include dozens of creatures that are new to science.
Cosmic Busy Bodies
Our world is full of chemicals that shouldn't exist. New research could explain why they exist anyway.
Scientists made an X-ray map of the center of the galaxy — and they found two chimneys of plasma.