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Mako shark stuns researchers as satellite data reveals he has traveled over 4,000 MILES since March

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 07/30/2018 - 10:03
At more than 4,100 miles to date, Ocearch says Pico’s adventure is unprecedented, marking the first time they’ve ever seen crossing from the Gulf of Mexico up into the Atlantic Ocean.
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Sir Paul McCartney 'misremembers' writing The Beatles' track 'In My Life'

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 07/30/2018 - 03:33
Beatles fans and maths and stats researchers have discovered that the two Liverpudlian legends, John Lennon and Paul McCartney had distinctly different musical styles.
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Scientists discover unusual whale-dolphin hybrid swimming off the coast of Kauai

Daily Mail UK - Sun, 07/29/2018 - 17:30
The rare creature is a hybrid between a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin, according to researchers from Cascadia Research Collective. It's the first ever discovered.
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Scientists discover unusual whale-dolphin hybrid swimming off the coast of Kauai

Daily Mail UK - Sun, 07/29/2018 - 17:30
The rare creature is a hybrid between a melon-headed whale and a rough-toothed dolphin, according to researchers from Cascadia Research Collective. It's the first ever discovered.
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Body-snatching fungi that give rise to sex-crazed cicadas contain compounds of hallucinogenic drugs

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 14:31
Scientists investigating a parasitic fungus that targets cicadas have discovered traces of psychoactive chemicals in the infected insects, including an amphetamine and psilocybin.
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Worms frozen in Siberian permafrost come back to life

Daily Mail UK - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 09:26
Two nematode worms have come back to life after 42,000 years when they were frozen in permafrost during the Pleistocene age.
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Vape clouds produced by e-cigarettes break down in seconds (but it takes 30 minutes for a cigarette)

Daily Mail UK - Mon, 07/23/2018 - 13:40
While particles from conventional cigarette smoke linger in the air for upwards of 45 minutes, a study found that those stemming from e-vapor products evaporate within seconds, even indoors.
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Human ancestors left Africa 2.1 million years ago journeying to Asia

Daily Mail UK - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 23:50
The stone tools were discovered at Shangchen in the southern Chinese Loess Plateau by a team that was led by Professor Zhaoyu Zhu of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
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Eerie sounds emitted between Saturn and its moon Enceladus

Daily Mail UK - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 16:17
Experts at Iowa University used the the Cassini space probe to uncover a powerful and constantly changing interaction between Saturn and Enceladus.
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