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File - Palestinian workers in the tunnel along the border between the Gaza Strip and Egypt, in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip.
Human Rights   Israeli Palestinian Conflict   Mideast Peace   Photos   Wikipedia: Blockade of the Gaza Strip
Beetles Allowed to Tunnel, but not Humans
Sun 20 Apr 2014
Article by WN.com Correspondent Dallas Darling When Egypt's military announced it had destroyed almost 1,500 life-saving tunnels under its border with the Gaza Strip, it was another indication of how... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Water level warning to boat users on the River Thames
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Water level warning to boat users on the River Thames
Sat 19 Apr 2014
19 April 2014 Last updated at 16:23 BST As the boating season gets under way, river users are being urged to take extra care on the Thames because of higher than usual water levels. The Environment... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
For $3000, you can own one of the world's smallest cafés  Treehugger  Fri 18 Apr 2014
For $3000, you can own one of the world's smallest cafés
Move over, Starbucks. The future of hip coffee might come from baristas on bikes, and Wheely's wants to get you turning the wheels of an ecological café bike. The trend of upscale coffee shops such as... (photo: WN / marzena)
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Kepler-47  Denver Post  Fri 18 Apr 2014
Earth-sized planet dubbed Kepler-186f may be best hope for life
An Earth-sized planet dubbed Kepler-186f offers new hope for finding life elsewhere, and may give the star-crossed space telescope a brighter future. Scientists have discovered and confirmed the most... (photo: NASA / JPL-Caltech/T. Pyle)
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2006/06/09 Possible Meteorite in ´Columbia Hills´ on Mars (False Color) - The rock in the center foreground of this picture is suspected of being an  iron meteorite. The panoramic camera on NASA´s Mars Exploration Rover  Spirit took this The Siasat Daily Fri 18 Apr 2014
Vitamin B3 may have been delivered to Earth by meteorites
Washington, April 18: A new analysis by NASA-funded researchers suggest that ancient Earth might have had an extraterrestrial supply of vitamin B3 delivered by... (photo: NASA/JPL/Cornell)
Earth   Meteorites   Nasa   Photos   Wikipedia: Niacin
View of the exterior from inside a cave. One person descends by rappel. Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil. BBC News Fri 18 Apr 2014
Females have penises in sex-reversed cave insects
Female insects with "penises" have been discovered in Brazil - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia, scientists say. Neotrogla females... (photo: GFDL / Renata Shibuta Marques)
Brazil   Cave Insects   Neotrogla   Photos   Wikipedia: Neotrogla
The artist's concept depicts Kepler-186f , the first validated Earth-size planet to orbit a distant star in the habitable zone. Al Jazeera Fri 18 Apr 2014
Astronomers discover Earth-like planet
Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that is similar in size to our planet and orbiting... (photo: NASA / NASA Ames/SETI Institute/JPL-Caltech)
Kepler Spacecraft   Kepler-186f   NASA   Photos   Wikipedia: Kepler-186f
After studying chimpanzees in the wilds of Tanzania's Mahale Mountains National Park for the past year as part of a National Science Foundation grant, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine researcher Taranjit Kaur and her team have produced powerful scientific evidence that chimpanzees are becoming sick from viral infectious diseases they have likely contracted from humans. Belfast Telegraph Thu 17 Apr 2014
Chimpanzees 'choose beds with care'
Chimpanzees choose their beds with the same care and attention to comfort as their human cousins, research has shown. Like many people perusing the showrooms of Habitat... (photo: US NSF / Taranjit Kaur, Virginia Tech)
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Elevated Levels of Mercury Found in Fish in Western U.S. National Parks (USGS - US Geological Survey) noodls Wed 16 Apr 2014
Elevated Levels of Mercury Found in Fish in Western U.S. National Parks (USGS - US Geological Survey)
(Source: USGS - US Geological Survey) WASHINGTON. - Mercury has been discovered in fish in some of the most remote national park lakes and streams in the western United... (photo: WN / marzena)
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