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298-Million-Year-Old Fossilized Forest Unearthed in China

by Ali Berman

Thanks to the discovery of a fossilized forest found in northern China, we essentially have a frozen view of a habitat to study and learn from at our disposal.

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$53M Discovery Channel Telescope Almost Ready

by Michael dEstries

It’s true. The Discovery Channel has a giant, tricked out telescope. And it’s about to come online.

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Amazing Photos Show Dried Up Rivers Looking Like Trees

by Michael dEstries

The cryptic beauty of the shots earned them an honor from NatGeo as one of the best photographs of 2011.

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Woody Harrelson Loses 30lbs for ‘Rampart’

by lindastcyr

Woody Harrelson, an ethical vegan and raw foodist, channels Christian Bale to lose weight for a role in a movie.

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Scientists Reveal the Sound of a 165 Million Year Old Insect

by Michael dEstries

If you were alive in the forests of the Jurassic period some 165 million years ago, you likely would have heard the below sound – before, of course, your screams

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Gorgeous New High-Res Photo of Carina Nebula

by Michael dEstries

Honestly, between images like this and the two latest high-resolution shots of Earth, outer space have never looked more dazzling.

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PETA’s XXX Site Goes Live

by Michael dEstries

I just visited my first .xxx site – and, of all things, it was for PETA.

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