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Tree spotted on Mars, claims alien hunter “Video”

Possible Tree Stump Found On Mars? (Video)

ALIEN hunters have been left doing somersaults amid astonishing claims they have found an alien skull and an ancient tree stump on the surface of mars. ‘This object definitely looks out of place and in my opinion could be the petrified remnants of a Martian tree,’ the alien hunter and YouTuber shared in the video description. ‘Object is around 3 ... Read More »

Researchers debunk theory that hobbits were man’s cousin

Researchers debunk theory that hobbits were man's cousin

Scientists discover that strange hobbits were not shrunken versions of humanity’s ancient ancestor, Homo erectus. H. floresiensis, or the “Flores hobbit”, was only found in 2003, when researchers on the Indonesian island of Flores unearthed the remains of a previously unknown member of the human family. The study was published in the Journal of Human Evolution. The bones, uncovered deep ... Read More »

Cassini Snaps Earth as It Readies Grand Finale (Photo)

Cassini Snaps Earth as It Readies Grand Finale (Photo)

NASA on Thursday released a photo taken from the Cassini spacecraft that shows a tiny-looking Earth from the view between Saturn’s icy rings. The spacecraft captured the view on April 12, 2017 at 10:41 p.m. PDT (1:41 a.m. EDT). Cassini was 870 million miles (1.4 billion kilometers) away from Earth when the image was taken. Although far too small to ... Read More »

Child, 6, dies after being hit by vehicle in Scarborough

Child, 6, dies after being hit by vehicle in Scarborough

A 6-year-old boy has died after being struck by a vehicle in Scarborough Friday afternoon, Toronto police said. Const. Craig Brister told The Scarborough Mirror they received a call around 3:30 p.m. that a child and an adult had been hit by a car at Halfmoon Square and Canmore Boulevard, near Ellesmere and Conlins roads in Scarborough. Toronto paramedics said ... Read More »

Police say two dead, three hurt in rail crash

Police say two dead, three hurt in rail crash

RCMP confirm two people have died following a train derailment in the small B.C. community of Woss. Ambulance crews from across Northern Vancouver Island responded to the incident and the injuries are believed to be very serious. The RCMP is investigating the accident and the area has been cordoned off as they try to determine what caused the train to ... Read More »

Scientists Find Yet Another Reason Why Naked Mole-Rats Are Just Weird

Scientists Find Yet Another Reason Why Naked Mole-Rats Are Just Weird

Naked mole rats — yes, like Rufus from “Kim Possible” — are really weird mammals. Naked mole rats (Heterocephalus glaber) have never been the most conventional mammal – the scrotum-looking creatures are resistant to cancer, can survive almost 20 minutes without oxygen, and can barely feel pain. But new study has revealed that they’re even more bizarre than scientists could ... Read More »

Vancouver belugas died from unknown toxin: investigation

Vancouver belugas died from unknown toxin: investigation

A toxin killed two beluga whales that died suddenly in November 2016, according to a five-month-long investigation by the Vancouver Aquarium. Dozens of toxologists, doctors, and genome specialists contributed to the investigation but could not determine the exact toxin, the aquarium said in a written release. But the investigative team determined the toxin was likely introdued to the whales either ... Read More »