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In a surprise result, eight paraplegic people have regained some sensation and movement after a one-year training programme that was supposed to teach them...

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Observers are looking forward to an annual event that's expected to turn into a "meteor storm" on Friday morning. The Perseid shower occurs every...

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BELGRADE, Serbia — So-called "curse tablets" made of gold and silver have been discovered in Roman tombs, archaeologists said. The finds...

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Scientists have discovered baby teeth in the fossilised faeces of a prehistoric shark, and concluded that the animals ate their own young. This rare...

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Researchers have finished an eight-year study of one of the most infamous forgeries in the history of science - the fake human ancestor Piltdown...

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MOSCOW — Russia is building a spaceport designed to reinstate it at the forefront of cosmic travel and evoke its 1950s Soviet heyday...

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Scientists have confirmed that a species of wild crow from New Caledonia in the South Pacific can craft tools. The birds were observed bending...

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Life is thriving on the UK's tallest underwater mountains, an expedition has revealed. Scientists used robotic submersibles to dive more than 2,000m beneath...

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International scientists are calling for action to "future-proof" the prosperity of pollinating insects, birds and mammals. They say agricultural expansion, new pesticides and emerging...

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The speedy, almost comical horse step known as an ambling gait originated in England in the middle of the Ninth Century, scientists say. The...

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