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How scientists use a giant telescope in Antarctica to study the strangest particle in the universe

There's a telescope in Antarctica that takes science to the extreme.<p>Housed at the IceCube Neutrino Observatory, this telescope sniffs out the strangest particles in the universe, called neutrinos.<p>Neutrinos are some of the lightest subatomic particles in existence. They skip across galaxies, from …

Universe

How one of the most obese countries on earth took on the soda giants

As debate rages about whether to introduce a sugar tax, this is the story of how Mexico defied its own powerful fizzy drinks industry to impose a tax on soda<p>Mexicans love their soda. Construction workers go to their jobs in the early morning clutching giant two-litre or even three-litre bottles. …

Diabetes

Pitbull who disappeared in Texas floods found 2000 miles away

A family in the Lone Star state is to be reunited with their dog several months after the animal was lost in freak floods<p>A dog who became separated from his owners during floods in Texas this spring has been found alive and well more than 2,0000 miles from home.<p>Thor the pit bull disappeared after …

Israeli Archaeologists Believe They’ve Solved ‘One of Jerusalem’s Greatest Archaeological Mysteries’

Israeli archaeologists said Tuesday that after 10 years of excavations, they have finally solved “one of Jerusalem’s greatest archaeological mysteries” — identifying the location of the Acra, an infamous fortress used by ancient Greece to control the Jewish Temple and Jerusalem more than 2,000 …

Ancient Greek fort of Acra unearthed in Jerusalem - CNN Style

Written by Tiffany Ap, CNN<p>Archaeologists believe they have found the remains of the ancient Greek fort of Acra, solving "one of Jerusalem's greatest archaeological mysteries."<p>The stronghold ruins were unearthed from beneath a parking lot in Jerusalem, Israel's Antiquities Authority said.<p>Acra dates …

Pit bull Thor returns home to Texas after floods forced journey to California

Thor, a 16-month-old blue nose pit bull, is finally returning home to Texas after severe flooding separated him from his family and he wandered more than 2,000 miles west to California.<p>An officer found the pit bull Sept. 26 wandering the streets of Crescent City, roughly 20 miles from the Oregon …

Floods