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Florida's red tide: Scientists seek solution to toxic algae crisis
Florida's red tide: Scientists seek solution to toxic algae crisis

Scientists are seeking a solution to the red tide crisis that that has been devastating marine life on Florida’s Gulf Coast.

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NASA admits $400M Mars Opportunity rover could be lost forever
NASA admits $400M Mars Opportunity rover could be lost forever

In a blog post, NASA said that it may never again have contact with the Opportunity rover, after the craft got caught up in a Martian dust storm in the middle of June.

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Hottest exoplanet ever discovered has metal skies, rain like lava
Hottest exoplanet ever discovered has metal skies, rain like lava

Kelt-9b is so hot because it's 30 times closer to its star than we are to the sun.

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 The New Old Age: A Retirement Community Turned Away These Married Women
The New Old Age: A Retirement Community Turned Away These Married Women

According to the facility’s “cohabitation policy,” marriage is between one man and one woman, “as it is understood in the Bible.”

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Trilobites: Hundreds of Reindeer Died by Lightning. Their Carcasses Became a Laboratory.
Trilobites: Hundreds of Reindeer Died by Lightning. Their Carcasses Became a Laboratory.

“From death comes life,” said researchers who studied how decomposing bodies, with the help of scavengers, might alter plant diversity across a broad landscape.

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19 dead elk found in Oregon were likely killed by avalanche, biologist says
19 dead elk found in Oregon were likely killed by avalanche, biologist says

Some hikers in Oregon recently found 19 dead elk, which state Fish and Wildlife officials say were likely the victims of an avalanche.

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Archaeologists Find 3,200-Year-Old Cheese in an Egyptian Tomb
Archaeologists Find 3,200-Year-Old Cheese in an Egyptian Tomb

The cheese was found in a tomb that had been thought lost to shifting sands until it was rediscovered in 2010.

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Mysterious fur covered sea 'monster' washes up on beach: 'Could it be some ancient creature?'
Mysterious fur covered sea 'monster' washes up on beach: 'Could it be some ancient creature?'

Is it the remains of a woolly mammoth — or a decaying whale?

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Golden retriever comforts neglected horse in viral video
Golden retriever comforts neglected horse in viral video

A golden retriever is being credited for nursing a neglected horse back to health after the animals formed an unlikely bond that was captured in a viral video.

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'Wheelie dogs' enjoy a game of tag at Moroccan animal sanctuary
'Wheelie dogs' enjoy a game of tag at Moroccan animal sanctuary

Several wheelchair-bound rescue dogs playfully “ruffed” it up when they chased each other during playtime.

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