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What lies beneath the Antarctic ice sheet?

congo river

Mysterious blind 'ghost fish' reveals Congo to be the deepest river in the world

Sagittarius A*, or Sgr A* lives at the center of our Milky Way, does our black hole have a friend?

Do black holes have friends?

Diego, the giant tortoise in the Darwin Research Center in Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Diego the giant tortoise has dedicated himself to the survival of his species

TESS only detects transits from the larger star.

Teen interning at NASA discovers new planet

They were dropped in areas affected by bushfires.

Australian wildlife officials air-drop carrots, sweet potatoes to help struggling wallabies

Medicare for all!

What does 'Medicare for All' actually look like?

A woman wears a face mask as she is waiting for a ferry on the Kowloon side of Hong Kong on Jan. 7, 2020.

What you need to know about that mysterious Chinese virus

gold bar

Gold bar found in Mexico City park was an Aztec treasure looted by conquistadors

Man lectures group of businessmen outside circa 1970s

What is moral grandstanding and are you guilty of it?

Hans Hildebrand sits beside the R?k Stone

Climate change may have been the one thing Vikings truly feared

Birds discovered during Indonesian trek.

Scientists discover 10 new birds