Researchers uncovered skeletal remains of two people in the ancient city that seem to have been killed by a building collapse ...
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When James McNeill Whistler put the final, defiant flourishes upon two golden peacocks on art collector Frederick Leyland’s ...
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The new definition would define planets based on mass, rather than more ambiguous shape and size characteristics ...
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The French are known for their pastries, but few desserts garner as much attention as this dried-out cake resuscitated with ...
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Called Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes, the artwork honored Sadako Sasaki, a 12-year-old Japanese girl who died of ...
Marine ecologist Denise Breitburg explains how oxygen loss is crippling our oceans, and why it needs to be included as the ...