Experts Study Rare African Parchment In Search Of Clues About The Evolution Of Writing

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The transformation of indigenous symbols into Vai letters. (Momolu Massaquoi (1911)/Newsflash)

Experts have studied a rare African parchment in their search for clues about the evolution of writing, which they say has evolved "to become simpler and more efficient". The Max…

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Jaguar Attack Leaves Elderly Man Disfigured And Blind In One Eye

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The jaguar that attacked the farmer Pedro Vaz Ferreira in Jabotinema, Para in Brazil. (Newsflash)

A man has been left disfigured and blind in one eye after his face was savaged by a jaguar. Farmhand Pedro Vaz Ferreira, aged 67, was attacked by the jaguar…

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NASA Finds Thousands Of Volcanic Eruptions Occurred On Mars 4 Billion Years Ago Firing Water Vapour Into Atmosphere

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This image shows several craters in Arabia Terra that are filled with layered rock, often exposed in rounded mounds.

Thousands of the most powerful type of volcanic eruptions classified as so called "super-eruptions" occurred on Mars during an extremely volatile 500-million-year period in the history of the red planet…

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Austrias Oldest Shark Teeth Shed Light On Climate Crisis 325M Years Ago

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The tooth that was discovered belonged to a newly classified shark species Cladodus gailensis from the Carboniferous Period in Austria over 325 million years ago.

The teeth of a previously undiscovered shark species considered to be the oldest to have existed in Austria has shed light on a global climate crisis that occurred about 325…

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