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Man Captures Rare Jellyfish Sprite Lightning

When thinking of lightning, most people would come up with images of white, thin strips of light snaking through the sky. However, this is...

New Theory Explains Mysterious Interstellar Object ‘Oumuamua

A new scenario based on computer simulations accounts for all of the observed characteristics of the first known interstellar object to visit our solar...

Are Exiled Moons the Answer to Astronomical Mysteries?

Moons ejected from orbits around gas giant exoplanets could explain several astronomical mysteries, an international team of astronomers suggests. Researchers led by Mario Sucerquia,...

The Ancient Crocodile That Preyed on Dinosaurs

Two fossils, one found more than a century ago and another collected 70 years later, were the clues that enabled a Masters student to...

Sword of Goujian Found to Be Sharp and Untarnished After 2,000 Years

When an archaeological team excavated ancient tombs of the Chinese Spring and Autumn Period (771 to 476 B.C.), they discovered a long sword covered...

Quarrying of Stonehenge ‘Bluestones’ Dated to 3000 BC

Excavations at two quarries in Wales, known to be the source of the Stonehenge "bluestones," provide new evidence of megalith quarrying 5,000 years ago,...

‘Vampire Burial’ Reveals Efforts to Prevent Child’s Return From Grave

Archaeologists found the remains of a 10-year-old child with a stone inserted into his or her mouth at a 5th-century Italian cemetery.  The discovery...

All You Need to Know About the Milky Way

For thousands of years, people have been puzzling over the milky strip that extends across the entire firmament. In the modern era, Galileo Galilei...

More Mystery Objects Found Near Milky Way’s Supermassive Black Hole

Astronomers have discovered several bizarre objects at the Galactic Center that are concealing their true identity behind a smokescreen of dust; they look like...

Could a Multiverse Be Hospitable to Life?

A Multiverse — where our Universe is only one of many — might not be as inhospitable to life as previously thought, according to...

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