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World's Oldest DNA Discovered In The Teeth Of A Million-Year-Old Mammoth, Setting A Record

The oldest mammoth, named Krestovka, was found to be approximately 1.65 million years old and will help shed light on how North America’s mammoths evolved.

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Sanctuary Containing ‘Healthiest Coral Reefs In the World’ Just Tripled In Size

12 February, 2021

The Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary is said to have some of the world's most beautiful and healthiest coral reefs.

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Perfectly Preserved 15,000-Year-Old Bison Sculptures Were Discovered By Three French Teens

27 January, 2021

The two bison were modeled out of clay from the very walls of the cave and are remarkable in its durability.

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U.S. Rejoins Paris Climate Agreement To Fight Climate Change

22 January, 2021

This is an important step to reclaim the leadership role America once held in the fight against climate change.

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The First Full Moon of 2021, Is The Wolf Moon And Is Coming On January 28

20 January, 2021

The name Wolf Moon has been derived from Native American, Colonial American, and European sources because wolves howled the loudest around this time.

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The Most Alien-Looking Place On Earth Has Creepy Dragon's Blood Trees

17 January, 2021

Socotra Island is the largest among a group located off the coast of Yemen that has a mythical reputation.

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These Gorgeous Eucalyptus Trees Have A Stunning Rainbow Effect When Their Bark Peels

15 January, 2021

It looks like an art installation in a tropical forest. However, it has some uses too, mainly paper and oil production.

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These Fragrant-Blooming Flowers Come Alive In The Evening

15 January, 2021

From the Evening Primrose to the Moonflower, there are plenty of options to choose from

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Florida Wildlife Photographer Captures The Surreal Moment A Heron Swallows An Alligator Whole

9 January, 2021

"The Great Blue Heron is a savage predator. They can eat just about anything they get their beak into," photographer Shellie Gilliam explained

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Photographer Captures Stunning Natural Phenomenon Called 'Light Pillars' In Northern Ontario

9 January, 2021

The light may look like aliens are trying to beam you up into their spaceship but it is actually an optical phenomenon where ice crystals refract light

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'Strawberry Blonde' Sunflowers Are Stunning And They Have Pink Gradient Petals

8 January, 2021

This variation of the sunflower has multicolor petals and almost look like a watercolor painting

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People Are Turning Old Logs And Tree Stumps Into DIY Planters, And They're Gorgeous

8 January, 2021

No more tree stumps that stick out like a sore thumb in the yard from now on!

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Incredibly Rare Half-Female, Half-Male Bird Found In Pennsylvania

29 December, 2020

The rose-breasted grosbeak is a gynandromorph, meaning it has both male and female sex traits.

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Blackwater Photographer Takes Stunning Photos Of Rare Octopus With Transparent Head

18 December, 2020

Taipei based photographer, Wu Yung-sen, chanced upon a unique underwater creature: the Wunderpus Octopus in the Philippines.

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Scientists Rediscover A Chameleon In Madagascar Last Seen 100 Years Ago

17 December, 2020

The chameleon was originally discovered by German Botanist Alfred Voeltzkow almost a century ago.

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'I Would Die For My Dog': Man Grabs 350-Pound Bear By Its Throat And Punches It To Save His Dog

17 December, 2020

'If it was your kid, what would you do? That’s my kid,' Kaleb Benham said about his 90-pound pitbull, Buddy

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Dolphins Appear To Get High On Pufferfish As They Get Playful In Adorable Video

16 December, 2020

"After chewing the puffer gently and passing it around, they began acting most peculiarly, hanging around with their noses at the surface as if fascinated by their own reflection," says zoologist.

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Photographer Captures A Magical, Rare Baby White Reindeer In Incredible Photos

15 December, 2020

The reindeer appeared out of nowhere and blended in perfectly against the white snow.

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Rare 'Mermaid Succulents' Are A Thing, And Will Bring An Ocean Vibe To Your Home

15 December, 2020

This succulent comes at a hefty price tag because of its rarity.

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Wildlife Photographer Waits 6 Days For This Stunning Shot Of Leopard And Black Panther

14 December, 2020

"I could wait for 6 years for a moment like this," wildlife photographer Mithun H said about this once-in-a-lifetime shot

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A Stunning Geminid Meteor Shower Will Light Up The Skies This Weekend

11 December, 2020

The meteor shower is coinciding with the new moon and that sets the perfect canvas for a bright display of shooting stars

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Mount Everest, Earth's Tallest Mountain, Just Got A Little Taller

9 December, 2020

China and Nepal agreed on the new taller height of the mountain which was remeasured with experts from both sides working together.

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Jane Goodall Commits To Planting 5 Million Trees By The End Of 2020

7 December, 2020

Dr. Goodall teamed up with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and has decided to support the group in promoting the 1 Trillion Trees Campaign. 

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A Rare, Magical 'White Rainbow' Appears And Then Disappears After Just Five Minutes

2 December, 2020

UK-based landscape photographer managed to capture the phenomenon called a 'fogbow' on the Rannoch Moor landscape in Scotland

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Climate Change Brings Back To Life Prehistoric Plant From 60 Million Years Ago

1 December, 2020

The plants were found in the Jurassic strata of rock stretching from what is now the Isle of Wight to the Dorset coast.

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This Unique Orchid Looks Like A Baby In A Cradle And It Is Very Real

27 November, 2020

This orchid is aptly named the 'Swaddled Babies Orchid' and is native to the regions of the Andes in Colombia, Venezuela, and Ecuador.

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Rare Orchid Species Blooms After Disappearing For Nearly 118 Years In India

25 November, 2020

The flower was spotted in two locations at the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve which means there is a chance that it is growing in other locations as well.

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These Clear Succulents Look Like Glistening Dew Drops Growing From The Mud

23 November, 2020

The Haworthia Cooperi is unique and the aesthetic of this succulent will make your garden stand out.

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