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Archaeologists discover 2 ancient tombs in Egypt’s Luxor

By AHMED HATEM, Associated Press LUXOR, Egypt (AP) — Egypt on Saturday announced the discovery of two small ancient tombs in the southern city Luxor dating...

2 Kiwi Birds Removed from Endangered Species List Thanks to New Zealand Predator Police

By ELAINE KURTENBACH, Associated Press TOKYO (AP) — Two types of New Zealand kiwi birds are a rare bright spot in a mostly grim assessment...

Hidden DNA Reveals Extinct Rare Horses Once Wild in North America

A team of researchers from around the world have been studying the DNA from ancient horse fossils of the mysterious "New World stilt-legged horse."...

South Koreans Scientists May Have Just Cured Baldness

South Korean scientist team claims their new chemical prevents hair loss and even regrows hair. It's called PTD-DMB and already works on mice but hasn't...

Russia: Spike in Radioactivity Unrelated to Nuclear Plant

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian authorities denied Friday that a radioactivity spike in the air over Europe resulted from a nuclear fuel plant leak in...

Police Dashcam Catches Meteor Streaking Through Sky

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police sergeant inadvertently captured footage of a large meteor streaking across the sky. Hamilton Township police Sgt....

New Blue Tarantula Discovered in South American Forest

Scientists discovered a rare spider in Guyana, South America. If you thought the radioactive spider that bit Peter Parker was amazing, you haven't seen this...

Archaeologists Find Buried Medieval Treasure in French Abbey

PARIS (AP) — French archaeologists have discovered a medieval treasure on the site of a famous abbey in central France that had remained buried...

709-Carat Diamond Found in Sierra Leone Sells for $6.5M

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Officials say a 709-carat diamond found in Sierra Leone has been sold for more than $6.5 million. The diamond is...

New Smart Tinting Windows Become Solar Panels When Changing Color

An amazing new solar power technology can turn skyscraper buildings into giant solar power plants.  Currently, these buildings use Low Heat Emission (Low-E) glass windows...