Never Before Seen Mineral Found On Spanish Mountain

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Picture shows a piece of the the mineral Ermeloite, undated. It was discovered in Mount Ermelo, Pontevedra, Spain. (USC/Newsflash)

A new mineral with a creamy white colour has been discovered on a mountain peak in Spain. Dubbed ‘Ermeloita’ in honour of the lush natural space in which it was…

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Baby Octopuses Hatch From Flower In Adorable Video

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Octopus eggs hatching in 2018, in Virginia, located in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern regions of the United State. (@vaaquarium/Clipzilla)

https://youtu.be/6AK5x20FuFA @vaaquarium/Newsflash This delicate flower is actually a clutch of octopus eggs that are slowly seen hatching in a remarkable video. Clipzilla obtained the footage from Virginia Aquarium and it…

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Animal Lovers Strip Ahead Of Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

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A faux bearskin cap made by PETA. Wildlife photographers Andy Parkinson, Megan McCubbin, and Aaron Gekoski added their names to a letter sent on PETAs behalf to Secretary of State for Defence Ben Wallace, calling on the Ministry of Defence to stop funding the slaughter of black bears for the Queens Guards caps. (PETA/Newsflash)

Animal lovers have torn British defence chiefs off a strip with a nearly-nude demo over royal guards' bearskin hats ahead of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. Royal guards will wear the…

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Incredible Pterosaur Fossil Proves Once And For All That Flying Dinosaurs Had Feathers – Not Fur

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Artist’s reconstruction of the feathered pterosaur Tupandactylus, showing the feather types along the bottom of the headcrest: dark monofilaments and lighter-coloured branched feathers. (Bob Nicholls 2022/Newsflash)

One of the great unsolved mysteries about dinosaurs as to whether flying pterosaurs had feathers or fur has been solved after the discovery of a remarkable prehistoric fossil that can…

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Teen Girl Praised For Caring For Blind Cat With Cosmic Eyes Like Two Moons

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The blind cat from Canada, named Pico, that conquers social networks. (@pico_blindcat/Newsflash)

This blind cat with two huge eyes like twin moons has amazed owners by living life to the full, moving around the house and garden despite his disability. Pico, who…

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Gem 10,000 Times More Valuable Than Diamond Found By Cops In Suspects Car Boot In Turkey

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Illustrative image of zultanite, a very rare gem, which is known as the 'sultan of the gems' and famous for changing its colour, is far more rare than a high quality diamond. (Newsflash)

A rare gem worth 10,000 times more than a diamond and that is only found in one mountain range in Turkey has been found being illegally smuggled in the boot…

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Wallaby On The Run After Escaping From Lincolnshire Petting Zoo

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The escaped Wallaby from "Tiny steps petting farm" farm near Bourne in England on 4th January 2022. (@TinyStepsPettingFarm/Newsflash)

A baby wallaby has escaped from a Lincolnshire petting farm and was last seen hopping towards woodland near the village of Lound. The seven-month-old joey, called Ant, went missing from…

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Turk Food Firm Renames Negro Biscuit To Avoid Causing Offence

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Turkish food company Eti has changed the name of one of their most consumed biscuits, 'Negro', over racism concerns and named it 'Nero' on 1st December 2021. (Eti/Newsflash)

A Turkish food company has changed the name of their 30-year-old chocolate ‘Negro’ biscuit brand to ‘Nero’ to avoid being criticised as racist. The food firm Eti made the announcement…

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Female Hummingbirds Can Disguise Themselves As Males In Order To Avoid Being S3xually Harassed

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A female white-necked Jacobin that has taken on a male look that is being released.

Researchers studying the changes in the colour of hummingbird plumage have found that some females change their colours to appear more masculine allowing them to slip under the radar of…

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