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Scientists find new frog species in India

Scientists have discovered four new species of miniature night frogs small enough to sit on a fingernail in a remote part of India, according to a report published on Tuesday. The researchers, who spent five years [...]

Giant penguin foot-bone discovered in NZ

A giant penguin foot-bone discovered in New Zealand shows that the ancestors of everyone’s favourite flightless bird waddled Earth during the age of dinosaurs, researchers reported Thursday. Before an asteroid wiped out non-avian dinos some 65.5 [...]

SpaceX aborted launch of Dragon cargo

SpaceX aborted its planned Dragon cargo launch to the International Space Station just seconds before liftoff Saturday due to a “slightly odd” technical issue with the Falcon 9 rocket engine. The delay was taken “out of [...]

Samsung heir appears handcuffed for questioning

Handcuffed and bound with ropes, the heir of electronics giant Samsung appeared for questioning Saturday over his alleged involvement in the corruption scandal currently engulfing South Korean President Park Geun-Hye. Among other allegations, Lee is accused [...]