Scientists Create Fish-Shaped Robots To Absorb Microplastics

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A light-activated fish-shaped robot collects microplastics as it swims (scale bar is 10 mm). (Adapted from Nano Letters 2022, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.2c01375/Newsflash)

Scientists have created fish-shaped robots to swim around and collect microplastics from the oceans’ nooks and crannies. Microplastics, tiny plastic particles that can be harmful to marine animals when ingested,…

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Fishermen Leave Statues At First Underwater Museum Badly Damaged After Dropping Their Anchors On Them

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The statues in Turkey's first underwater museum in Side, Turkey, in February, 2022. (Newsflash)

Fishermen have left many of the first underwater museum's 117 sculptures - including a giant statue of Poseidon - badly damaged after flouting a ban on dropping anchors in the…

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Security Guard Who Drew Eyes On GBP 731,000 Painting Claims Teen Girls Asked Him To Do It

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The security guard Alexander Vasiliev who drew with a pen eyes on the picture for 75 million. (Newsflash)

The security guard who allegedly drew eyes on a GBP-731,000 painting claims some teenage girls gave him a pen, claimed the work of art was theirs, and asked him to…

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Restored Soviet WWII Tank Goes On Sale For GBP 60K

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The legendary Soviet tank, T-26, was put for sale for more than GBP 60.000 in Krasnodar, Russia, on 8th November 2021. (Avito/CEN)

A Soviet World War II tank has been put up for sale for over GBP 60,000 after being damaged in battle and painstakingly restored by its latest owner over two…

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Archaeologists Unearth 8 Tombs Dating Back 6,500 Years At Huge Swiss Necropolis

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Tomb T5 with skull fragments in Chemin de Verney, Pully. (Kanton Waadt/Newsflash)

Archaeologists have unearthed eight prehistoric tombs between 5,500 and 6,500 years old in the heart of a Swiss town but not before construction work had severely damaged three of them.…

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Orangutan Escapes Rebuilt Enclosure At Israeli Zoo That Was Damaged By Palestinian Missiles

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Ramat Gan Zoo's orangutans that one of them called 'Tana' escaped from the zoo on 18 July 2021 morning and returned safely.

An orangutan has escaped at an Israeli zoo after using a newly planted tree in its enclosure that was damaged by Palestinian rockets, and it had to be tranquilised and…

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63 Museum Exhibits Damaged By Vandals With Oily Liquid

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63 exhibits including Egyptian sarcophagi, stone sculptures and paintings from the 19th century were splashed with oily liquid in several museums on Berlin's Museum Island

Over 60 exhibits - including Egyptian sarcophagi and 19th-Century paintings - have been damaged with oily liquid splatters in Berlin's Museum Island complex. Museum bosses said the 63 exhibits, situated…

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New Photos Show Inside Burned Out Nantes Cathedral

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The diocese of Nantes shared these images showing the extent of the damage to the cathedral, which took nearly half a millennia to build

These shocking new images released by the local diocese show how badly Nantes cathedral which took almost 500 years to build has been damaged in the fire on Saturday morning…

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