Beautiful New Species Of Rare Burrowing Snake Discovered

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Phalotris shawnella, the non-venomous snake, previously unknown to science, that was discovered in Paraguay. (Jean-Paul Brouard/Newsflash)

This strikingly beautiful burrowing snake that was previously unknown to science has been discovered in Paraguay and is making waves because of its colouration as well as its rarity. Described…

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Sueskinds Perfume Could Come To Life As German Boffins Recreate Smells From The Past

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Past scents can be recovered from scent archives by extracting molecules using a variety of different methods according to a research from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History located in the German city of Jena. (Michelle O’Reilly/Newsflash)

Fans of the novel 'Perfume' by German author Patrick Sueskind will be able to experience some of the pongs and stenches of the 18th-century world he described, after scientists revealed…

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Haunting Wreckage Of Downed British WWII Bomber Where 8 Killed Washes Up On Dutch Beach

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Short Stirling MK1, the first four-engined British heavy bomber used in the Second World War. (@Egmond4045/Newsflash)

The wreckage of this British World War II bomber that crashed, killing all eight people on board, has washed up on a Dutch beach in what has been described as…

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Incredible Moment Baby Breaks Own Amniotic Sac With Tiny Hand

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Elis a newborn baby breaks the amniotic sack with her own hand after birth in Goiania, Brazil, in 26th November, 2021. (Rosangela Maria/Newsflash)

This is the incredible moment a baby girl is born still inside an intact amniotic sac, which she then breaks with her tiny hand. Mum Rosangela Maria Sousa Soares described…

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Researchers Prove Humboldts 200 Year Old Claim About Volcanic Origin Of Cali Glass Was Right

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The unusual Cali glass from Colombia is of volcanic origin, according to latest research. (A. Crosta/Newsflash)

New research has proved that Alexander von Humboldt was right in a claim he made 200 years ago about the volcanic origin of the so-called 'Cali glass'. The Cali glass…

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Flowing Lava From La Palma Volcano Sounds Like Broken Glass

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Lava flow sounds like ‘broken glass’ as it continues to move across open ground in La Palma, Canary Islands. (Instituto Geologico y Minero de Espana/Newsflash)

Scientists have recorded this sound made by lava oozing out of the volcano on the Spanish Canary Island of La Palma which they described as being not unlike the sound…

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Russia Says NATOs Vow To Fight Terrorism While Leaving Weapons To Taliban Is Like A Bad Joke

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Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova who commented on the statements of NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Afghanistan.

A Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman has described NATO's vow to "fight terrorism" while simultaneously abandoning military equipment to the Taliban as like something straight out of the comedy film 'Police…

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