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San Diego Zoo Clones Endangered Horse From 40-Year-Old Stallion Cells

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Little Kurt looks like any other baby horse as he frolics playfully in his pen. He isn’t afraid to kick...

Solar Expected To Dethrone Coal, Become ‘New King Of Electricity,’ Global Forecast Finds

In 2010, the International Energy Agency called coal “the backbone of global electricity generation” in its outlook for the next decade of worldwide energy...

These Award-Winning Photos Of The Microscopic World Will Blow Your Mind

On Tuesday, Nikon Instruments announced the winner of its Nikon Small World photo competition. The contest, founded in 1974, received more than 2,000 entries...

Harry Reid Confirms Federal Government Covered Up UFOs For Years

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) confirmed that the U.S. government has been hiding key details about UFOs for years.  “Why the federal government...

David Attenborough Calls Out The ‘Excesses’ Of Capitalism In A World Facing Climate Change

Legendary nature broadcaster David Attenborough elaborated upon the current state of the world in the era of COVID-19 in a recent podcast with the...

‘Slow-Blinking’ May Help Humans Bond With Cats, Study Says

A new study about cat-human communication has provided scientific evidence of what many cat lovers already suspected: “Slow-blinking” may help people bond with their...

New Study Casts Doubt On The Climate Benefits Of Natural Gas Power Plants

Burning natural gas produces roughly half the carbon dioxide of coal, which is why policymakers across the political spectrum have long billed it as...

Catholic, Orthodox Jewish Groups Sue To Block Coronavirus Restrictions In New York Hot Spots

Roman Catholic and Orthodox Jewish groups filed two federal lawsuits Thursday challenging the restrictions Gov. Andrew Cuomo (R-N.Y.) established for COVID-19 hot spots this...

Feisty Tasmanian Devils Roaming Australian Mainland Again After 3,000 Years

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Tasmanian devils, the carnivorous marsupials whose feisty, frenzied eating habits won the animals cartoon fame, have returned to mainland Australia...

2 Win Nobel Prize In Chemistry For Developing Method For Genome Editing

STOCKHOLM (AP) — French scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier and American Jennifer A. Doudna have won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for developing a method of...

News Leak: NASA Is Testing New $23 Million Titanium Space Toilet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s first new space potty in decades — a $23 million titanium toilet better suited for women — is...

COVID-19 Symptoms More Severe For Patients With Neanderthal Genes: Study

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists say genes that some people have inherited from their Neanderthal ancestors may increase their likelihood of suffering severe forms of...

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