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Medieval skeleton tangled in tree roots unearthed in storm

It would have been a bit of a shock to the person who first found it. A massive old tree on private property in the town of Collooney in County Sligo, Ireland, fell over in a winter storm. It wasn't just roots that were upturned. The tangled wreckage held a mysterious skeleton.<p>Ireland's National …

Fisherman catches very weird alien-like massive fish

A fisherman has caught an incredibly ugly looking fish that some people claim is a mutant fish affected by the Fukushima disaster.<p>Holding it aloft, …

Tsunami Advisory Issued for California Coast Following Deadly 8.3-Magnitude Quake in Chile

A tsunami advisory was issued for the California coastline after a deadly 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck off Chile's coast on Wednesday and was …

Zion Park releases names of 7 killed in flash flooding

ZION NATIONAL PARK, Utah (AP) — Zion National Park late Thursday identified the seven hikers killed in a flash flood this week, hours after rescuers traversed a 100-foot drop into a rugged area to find the last of the victims.<p>The hikers — six from California and one from Nevada — were killed when …

One million evacuated after Chile tsunami warning

A magnitude 8.3 earthquake has struck off the coast of Chile, killing at least five people and forcing one million to flee their homes.<p>The quake shook buildings late on Wednesday in the capital city of Santiago, about 280km to the south, and flooded some coastal areas under a tsunami …

This Horrific-Looking Prehistoric Water Monster Has Returned to England’s Rivers

Yay?<p>This horrific-looking prehistoric water monster has returned to England's rivers. Yay?<p>The lamprey is an eel-like fish that dates back hundreds of millions of years, well before the dinosaurs; many call it a "living fossil." The largest British species, the sea lamprey, can grow up to a metre in …

The West Dries Up

In mid-September 2015, water stored near the surface and underground in the U.S. West was far-below-normal.<p>Image of the day for September 18, …

Panic rises as blood moon apocalypse nears

On September 28, God and science will collide in spectacular fashion with the fourth lunar eclipse in just two years — a series known as a “tetrad” — …

Meteorite Crater Under Iowa Confirmed in New Images

Buried beneath the rocks, dirt, buildings and roads of the city of Decorah, Iowa, lies a 470 million-year-old meteorite crater.<p>Unlike the craters on …

Alan Cartwright murder: Joshua Williams given life sentence for stabbing boy on bicycle

Teenager told to serve at least 21 years after lashing out with blade as he tried to steal student's bike in Caledonian Road attack caught on graphic CCTV<p>A teenager has been sentenced to life behind bars with a minimum of 21 years for stabbing a 15-year-old boy to death as he tried to steal his …

Nuclear War Survival Skills: What to Do If The Worst Happens

If somebody asks what could be the worst manmade catastrophe in the future, the answer can easily be contemplated, a nuclear war. During the cold war …