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Volcanic Eruption Tears Through Hawaiian Tour Boat

The dangers of exploring a live volcano become quickly apparent.

Scientists Find 'Quadrillions' of Tons of Diamonds
Unfortunately, the diamonds are buried so deep we'll probably never …
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The Kilauea Volcano Created a Tiny New ‘Island’
It’s just one way the eruption has changed the Big Island's coastlin…
When You See These GIFs, Do You Hear a Sound?’
A growing online community is obsessed with these silent "loud" GIFs…
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Man May Lose His Limbs from Flesh Eating Bacteria

The dad came into contact with the bacteria on a crabbing trip.

The Earth's Oldest Color is Bright Pink​

Scientists discovered the oldest known color emitted by a living organism. It's pink.

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Chinese Cave Tools Point To Earliest Known Human Migration

Humanity was expanding over 2 million years ago, according to a new study.

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A Stunning Video of a Greenland Iceberg Collapse

When an iceberg calves, it's a big deal.

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Vape Pen Explodes in Man's Pocket Just Inches From His Penis

The vape pen was only 2 inches from the man's privates when it exploded in his pocket.

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Investigation Finds China Behind Ozone-Damaging Mystery

An investigation finds that banned ozone-damaging chemicals are still in regular use in Chinese industries.

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Four More Thai Boys Rescued From Cave, Bringing Number Up to 8

Four soccer players remain below alongside their coach.

Newly Discovered Wasp Has a Terrifying Stinger

Scientists just discovered a parasitic wasp with a monstrous stinger almost as big as its body.

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Four Boys Have Been Rescued From Thailand Caves

Rescue divers just successfully rescued at four boys from the Thailand cave in a complex rescue mission.

Giant, Scary Invasive Flower Can Cause Third-Degree Burns

Not only does the giant hogweed cause environmental havoc, but it can reall hurt humans.

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Do Humans Dream Of Smartphones?

Smartphones take up a lot of space in our waking lives, yet appear infrequently in dreams. What gives?

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This Map Shows Where Your House Was on Pangea

The view might have been a little bit different

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Hawaii Bans Sunscreens That Hurt Coral Reefs

Here's how to find a sunscreen that doesn't harm the marine organisms.

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Ex-SEAL Diver Dies in Thai Cave Rescue Attempt

Saman Kunan returned to service to help rescue the 12 trapped boys and their coach.

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Cape Town Wants to Tow an Iceberg to Solve Its Water Shortage

A proposal to tow an iceberg to Cape Town is an ambitious, outlandish plan.

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Spiders Can Harness Electric Fields to Fly

It's a bit like static electricity, but way cooler.

Scientists Are Hunting for Meteorite Fragments Off the Coast of Washington

In March, a meteorite crashed into the ocean a few miles off the coast of Washington, and scientists want it.

This Patch of 3D-Printed Flesh Is a Step Toward a Full 3D-Printed Heart

One biotech company has taken the first steps toward printing functional human organs for transplants.

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12 Missing Boys And Their Soccer Coach Found Alive, Trapped in Thailand Cave

A remarkable search over 9 days has ended. Now, it's rescue time.

How Long Can Humans Really Live?

According to scientists, we haven’t reached the upper limit of our lifespans yet.

Chernobyl is Turning Into a Wildlife Preserve for Wolves

The exclusionary zone around the nuclear disaste site is surprising fertile ground for gray wolves.