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Earth has a new continent called 'Zealandia'
We're taught in elementary school that there are seven continents on Earth -- Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. But geography textbooks across the world might have to add one more to that list -- Zealandia. Zealandia is a continent that is 94 percent
US Resident Details Journey on Storm-Battered Cruise Ship
Ada Rojas was relieved to be on dry, stable land again. Rojas, a 25-year-old art gallery associate hailing from New York City, was working in the art gallery on a Carnival Spirit cruise ship that was stuck at sea because of 30-foot waves off of Australia ’s coast. The ship finally docked in Sydney
Storm-Battered Cruise Ship Docks in Australia Harbor
Thousands of people on a cruise ship that was stuck at sea in a fierce storm have made it back to dry land, after the 30-foot waves that prevented the ship from entering Sydney Harbor have subsided. The Carnival Spirit cruise ship was caught in the storm on Monday night and barred from docking
Brad Pitt Faces Rotting Situation
Homes Pitt's charity built after Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans are allegedly rotting.
Can What We Learn From the Crow Save Our Cities?
The American crow, which in so many ways is so much like humans, is moving from the countryside to the big city, and like humans, it is paying a price. Stress. Crows showed little taste for the urban environment until four or five decades ago, when they began a continuing migration into suburbia,
Charles Darwin: A Hole in Theory of Evolution Explained
Scientists Still Puzzle Over Darwin's 'Abominable Mystery.' It Involves Flowers
Sandy Island 'Undiscovered' After Appearing on Maps
South Pacific Island Has Mistakenly Appeared in Publications for Past Century
Cantor: GOP Is About 'Benefits Yes, Deficits No'
House Republicans hold press conference on unemployment benefits extension.
Most Still 'Believe' in Warming and Follow Experts
Polling Guru probes meaning of answers on climate and sources of social change.
Rooks are latest bird to use tools
Yet another animal has picked up a tool and put it to use. Once thought a unique primate trait, toolmaking and tool use have been seen in a variety of animals in recent years. Now add to the list rooks, a bird once featured in European folklore as able to forecast the weather. Rooks are not known