Creepy Fungus Growth Turns Wasps Into Zombies

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A zombie wasp grips a twig with the fungus sprouting from its physique in Fayette County, Alabama, U. S., in an undated photo. (@alabamawildlifeandfreshwaterfisheries/Newsflash)

Possessed zombie wasps with fungus stalks coming out of their brains have been found by wildlife experts in the US. The parasitical fungus - which locks a victim's jaws around…

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Giant Alligator Takes Stroll Through Suburban Texas Neighbourhood

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Picture shows the 400-pound, 11-foot-long alligator that strolled through a neighbourhood in Katy, Texas on Monday, Sep, 12, 2022. The animal was caught and then relocated.. (@chad_norvell/Newsflash)

https://youtu.be/eQOCvhZnUlo @chad_norvell/Newsflash Giant alligator takes a stroll through a suburban neighbourhood in Texas. The incident took place along Peek Road near Buffalo Bayou, which is a slow-moving river in Texas,…

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Study Shows Chimpanzees Have Different Stone Tools Depending On What Nut They Want To Crack

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Image shows a female chimpanzee cracking Panda oleosa nuts using a granodiorite hammerstone on a wooden (panda tree root) anvil, undated photo. (Liran Samuni, Tai Chimpanzee Project/Newsflash)

A new study has revealed that chimpanzees use a variety of different stone tools depending on what kind of nut they want to crack. The research was led by archaeologists…

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Ancient Tombs Reveal Opium Use 2,300 Years Ago

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Photo shows artefacts unearthed during the excavations at the Tel Yehud site in Israel, undated photo. A new study by the Israel Antiquities Authority, Tel Aviv University and The Weizmann Institute of Science has revealed the earliest known evidence of the use of the hallucinogenic drug opium, and psychoactive drugs in general, in the world. (Israel Antiquities Authority/Newsflash)

Ceramic vessels discovered in ancient tombs in Israel have revealed the world's earliest evidence of opium use dating back more than 2,300 years. The images show the opium paraphernalia from…

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Cops Dig Up EUR 8 Million Cash Buried In ‘Fraud’ Pair’s Garden

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Giuliano Rossini and Silvia Fornari pose in undated footage. (@silvia.fornari.56/Newsflash)

Italian police have dug up an astonishing EUR 8 million in cash buried in a couple's garden as part of a suspected complicated tax scam. Investigators unearthered bundles of banknotes…

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Bull Elk With Huge Antlers Saved From Wire Fence

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Picture shows the bull elk with fencing stuck in its antlers in Estes Park, Colorado, USA, on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2022. (@COParksWildlife/Newsflash)

Huge bull elk with enormous antlers being rescued after it became tangled in wire fencing. The footage shows officers from Colorado Parks and Wildlife cutting the wire fencing away from…

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Artefact Dating Back Over 1,000 Years Among 50 Handed In To Embassies

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Photo shows one of the artefacts that were recovered by Mexico's embassies and consulates abroad, undated photo. (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mexico/Newsflash)

These are some of the 50 pre-Hispanic artefacts that have been returned to Mexico after being handed over to the country's embassies around the world – including one piece that…

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Woman Lived With Hubby’s Mummified Corpse For Months

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Picture shows Elsterwerda, Germany, undated. An unidentified woman, 60, kept the body of her dead husband, 67, for months in their apartment, in the city. (Newsflash)

A woman in Germany lived with the mummified corpse of her dead husband in the other room for months before anyone noticed. The gruesome discovery took place on Berliner Strasse,…

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Looted 2,000-Year-Old Coin Worth USD 1 Million Handed Back To Israel

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Photo shows a coin that has a floral wreath with the letter D in the centre, undated photo. (Israel Antiquities Authority/Newsflash)

The United States has returned a rare silver quarter shekel coin was minted by Jewish rebels 2,000 years ago on Temple Mount – and that could be worth as much…

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