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Archaeologists find fossils, Mayan relics in giant underwater cave in Mexico

Archaeologists who have been exploring the world's largest underwater cave present their findings, including fossils of giant sloths and an elaborate shrine to the Mayan god of commerce

Archaeologists who have been exploring the world's largest underwater cave present their ...

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Archaeologists find fossils, Mayan relics in giant underwater cave in Mexico

Set to land in mid 2018, the new mosquito emoji will give people a new way to talk about ...

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How the new mozzie emoji can create buzz to battle mosquito-borne disease

Researchers at Cambridge University have teamed up with a Dutch media collective to ...

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Play 'fake news tycoon' to combat misinformation

A story on PH's Diwata-2 satellite written by Edmund "Edd" K. Usman bags a prize at the ...

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Rappler wins best science feature story at 1st UP Science Journalism Awards

The proposal will be tested by 'the end of this year at the latest' in 5 cities across ...

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Germany eyes free transport to banish air pollution

Cities will need to adapt drastically to avoid catastrophes

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When climate comes unhinged, we need to re-think how to build our cities

This claim is particularly important given that mankind experienced significant ...

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Height, lifespan, GDP: Humanity has stagnated for most of its history

According to Ipsos MORI's 'Perils of Perceptions 2017,' Filipinos rank as the third most ...

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Filipinos are 3rd most ignorant of key issues – report

Facial fragments, including a jawbone and several teeth, have been found at a site called ...

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Oldest human fossil outside Africa is dug up in Israel

'The baguette is envied around the world. We must preserve its excellence and our ...

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Macron wants French baguette to get UNESCO heritage status