Cheetahs Get New River Enclosure To be Closer To Nature

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Image shows the new cheetah enclosure, undated photo. (Daniel Zupanc/Newsflash)

Cheetahs in the world's oldest zoo have upgraded their living space with artificial clay islands to simulate a riverbed. Tiergarten Schonbrunn Zoo in Vienna, Austria, finished the rebuild earlier this…

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Amazingly Preserved 3,000-Year-Old Statue Of Water Goddess Unearthed

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The 3,000-year-old clay figurine that was discovered at an excavation site in the Schweinfurt region, on the edge of the Unkenbach plain that is now Monchstockheim in Germany. (Axel Konig, StMWK/Newsflash)

An astonishingly well-preserved 3,000-year-old statue of a magical water goddess has been unearthed by amazed archaeologists in Germany. The clay figurine was found in a stream where a prehistoric riverside…

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Dozens Of Mysterious Clay Faces Appear In Spanish City For Third Time In Three Years

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Dozens of faces made of clay rest on a wall in the Ribera del Guadalquivir located in Cordoba. (@attikus_fish/Newsflash)

Dozens of mysterious clay faces have appeared in a Spanish city wall after the unidentified artist first introduced the heads in urban areas in 2019 and 2020. The third set…

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Scientists Discover Glass And Clay Capable Of Destroying COVID-19 In 10 Minutes

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Virus particles pictured, a study by Spanish researchers has identified a type of glass and a clay that reduce viral infectivity by more than 99% in 10 minutes of contact with a virus. (CSIC/Newsflash)

Scientists in Spain say they have discovered a type of glass and a type of clay that have antiviral properties and are capable of destroying viruses including COVID-19 in 10…

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Over 6,000 Silver Coins From The Middle Ages Found During Farm Renovation

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Half shillings that were found among the 6000 coins at the construction site in Austria. (Michael Maritsch/Newsflash)

Over 6,000 silver coins from the late Middle Ages have been discovered during a renovation project on a farm in Austria. The discovery took place in the village of Rainbach…

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Czech Mans Dog Finds Hundreds Of King Wenceslas Silver Coins

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The clay jar with coins from the 14th century found by the female dog Masa in Usti in Vsetin District in the Czech Republic.

Czech archaeologists have unveiled what they are hailing as one of the most significant finds in the country's recent history of a clay pot containing hundreds of King Wenceslas silver…

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Two Germans Return 34 Pre-Columbian Artifacts Including A Mayan Clay Bowl To Mexican Embassy

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The Pre-Columbian artifacts that were returned to the Mexican Embassy in the city of Berlin in Germany by two Germans.

Two private collectors from Germany have voluntarily returned 34 pre-Columbian artifacts including pieces made by the Mayas to the Mexican Embassy in the city of Berlin. The Mexican Ministry of…

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Incredible Bargain As Prof Buys 2700 Year Old Clay Seal From Bedoin Trader For 2 GBP

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2,700-year-old clay sealing from a stamp from King Jeroboam II

An oval-shaped object with the image of a lion standing on all fours that had been purchased by a market trader for 10 shekels has been identified as a royal…

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Ancient Burial Ground Found During Costa Rica Roadworks

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A pre-Columbian earring found during the excavations on a road in Costa Rica

A pre-Hispanic burial ground with tombs, clay pots and gold bird-shaped earring have been found during roadworks in Costa Rica. The archaelogogical discovery took place near the central Costa Rican…

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