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  • Twins! Pictures of Zoo Atlanta's Baby Pandas

    Twins! Pictures of Zoo Atlanta's Baby Pandas

    October 23, 2013 | Image Album

    Zoo Atlanta welcomed baby panda brothers in July. At a 100 days old, the twins were named Mei Lun and Mei Huan, based on a Chinese idiom that translates to "something indescribably beautiful and magnificent." Here's a gallery of the furballs.
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  • In Photos: Ancient Curse Discovered in City of David

    In Photos: Ancient Curse Discovered in City of David

    October 23, 2013 | Image Album

    Archaeologists have discovered an ancient curse tablet in what was a Roman mansion now in the City of David in Jerusalem. A woman named Kyrilla curses a man named lennys on the tablet.
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  • Swarming Stars | Space Wallpaper

    Swarming Stars | Space Wallpaper

    October 23, 2013 | Wallpaper

    This space wallpaper showcases the ancient globular cluster 47 Tucanae, a dense swarm of up to a million stars. The image at left shows the entire cluster, which measures about 120 light-years across.
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  • Images: Mountain Town Cut Off By Flooding

    Images: Mountain Town Cut Off By Flooding

    October 22, 2013 | Image Album

    Images from Lyons, Colo., a mountain town temporarily cut off from the world during flooding in September 2013. The flooding left the town unlivable for the time being.
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  • Milky Way Marauder | Space Wallpaper

    Milky Way Marauder | Space Wallpaper

    October 22, 2013 | Wallpaper

    New observations from ESO’s Very Large Telescope show for the first time a gas cloud being ripped apart by the supermassive black hole at the center of the galaxy, as seen in this space wallpaper.
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  • Photos: Best Science-Themed Halloween Costumes

    Photos: Best Science-Themed Halloween Costumes

    October 22, 2013 | Image Album

    It's that time of year again, when people are racking their brains for a great Halloween costume idea. At LiveScience, we've collected some of our favorite science-themed costumes.
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  • Album: Discovering a Duck-Billed Dino Baby

    Album: Discovering a Duck-Billed Dino Baby

    October 22, 2013 | Image Album

    A high school student spotted a bone in the Utah back country that turned out to be a complete baby duck-billed dinosaur skeleton. Paleontologists airlifted the amazing find out by helicopter.
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  • Out of the Ordinary | Space Wallpaper

    Out of the Ordinary | Space Wallpaper

    October 21, 2013 | Wallpaper

    In this space wallpaper—among a crowd of face- and edge-on spiral, elliptical, and irregular galaxies in the constellation of Virgo—lies NGC 4866, which is a lenticular galaxy situated about 80 million light-years from Earth.
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  • Making Monsters: Images of Spooky Special Effects

    Making Monsters: Images of Spooky Special Effects

    October 21, 2013 | Image Album

    Special effects made by Andrew Clement's Creative Character Engineering include Freddy Krueger's make-up and an array of gruesome corpses.
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  • Photos: Where the Sunflowers Shine

    Photos: Where the Sunflowers Shine

    October 20, 2013 | Image Album

    Fields of bright, blooming sunflowers are a sure sign of summer turning into autumn in many areas around the world where they are grown. See photos and learn about sunflowers here.
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