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A woman is feared dead after a crocodile attack in Australia's Daintree National Park.
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The killing of a gorilla at a zoo in the US city of Cincinnati after a four-year-old boy fell into its enclosure triggers outrage on social media.
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US researchers are testing a key ingredient of baking soda as a means of capturing carbon dioxide.
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Zoo officials shoot dead a gorilla after it grabbed a four-year-old boy who fell into its enclosure in the US city of Cincinnati.
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Eve the Jurassic sea monster
29 May 2016 5:41:29
Piecing together the bare bones of a sea reptile that swam at the time of the dinosaurs.
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Alma telescope peers into space from Chile
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An onboard camera has captured the successful landing of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, returning from space after launching an Asian communications satellite.
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Roger Harrabin visits a factory in Wales that is using ice to make fridges more economical.
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US scientists produce their most precise date yet for the colossal landslide that shaped the big red canyon running through what is now Zion National Park.
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Researchers invent a DNA "tape recorder" that can trace the family history of every cell in a body.
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All references to climate change's impact on World Heritage sites in Australia are removed from a UN report after a government request.
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The water vole has become Britain's most endangered mammal, but a project in Worcestershire is trying to reverse the decline.
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A halt is called to the deployment of a new, expandable "room" on the International Space Station when it fails to open up as expected.
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Stone rings thought to be created by Neanderthals have been found in France
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A new room is being inflated on the side of the International Space Station.
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The Royal Navy is investigating claims the wreckage of a British submarine lost during World War Two has been discovered off the coast of Sardinia.
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The sun-powered aircraft Solar Impulse has landed in Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, after a near-17-hour flight.
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Shareholders at Exxon Mobil AGM reject most proposals but voted in favour of a resolution that could see a climate activist elected to the board in the future.
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Researchers investigating a cave in France have identified mysterious stone rings that were probably built by Neanderthals.
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The contract is signed that will lead to the construction of one of this century's key astronomical facilities - the European Extremely Large Telescope.
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A possible grizzly-polar bear hybrid has been shot by a hunter in northern Canada.
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Success is declared by the team that has been drilling into the Chicxulub Crater, the deep scar made in the Earth's surface by the asteroid that hastened the end of the dinosaurs.
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A study finds that bizarre, tentacled worms which live attached to crayfish are at risk of extinction - because the crayfish themselves are endangered.
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A news crew has been filming tornados outside Dodge City in Kansas. At least two people were injured in severe storms.
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The Sun-powered aircraft Solar Impulse has taken off from Dayton, Ohio, on a 750km flight to Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania.
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