Kaylynn Opal

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Mount Etna slowly 'sliding towards the Mediterranean Sea'

Mount Etna, Europe’s largest and most active volcano, is slowly sliding towards the Mediterranean Sea, scientists have observed.<p>The entire 3,350m (11,000ft) stratovolcano, located on the east coast of the Italian island of Sicily, is currently moving downslope at an average rate of 14 mm per year - …

Alien star streaked through our solar system and jostled its contents, scientists say

Some 70,000 years ago, when humans and Neanderthals shared the planet, an alien star streaked through the outer edges of our solar system and jostled …

The Worst Sex In The World Is Anglerfish Sex, And Now There's Finally Video

Unlike the mantis, Mr Anglerfish does not die as Ms Anglerfish subsumes him into her body. His skin becomes her skin<p>Praying mantis sex gets a bad rap …

Spider-Like Creature With a Tail Was Just Found in 100 Million-Year-Old Amber

Eeeeek.<p>Cretaceous amber has ponied up another spectacular find, and something rarely seen before: tiny arachnids, with mobile tails longer than their …

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Earth and Mars Experience Mysterious Mega-avalanches

In July 2016, a massive avalanche ripped through the Aru Mountains in western Tibet. The circumstances surrounding the event were highly mysterious. …

Holy Crap These Leech Cocoons Are Incredible

Nature’s beauty can originate from the most unlikely places. Take leech cocoons, the sacks in which leeches lay their eggs. They have an incredible …

Flight Deal: $69 on Wow Air to Iceland

It's one of the few opportunities to get a real deal on the ultra-low cost carrier.<p>We've written all about how not every $69 flight is worth it. Sometimes, they actually end up more expensive than if you had booked with a more traditional airline. But today, one of the few opportunities to get a …

Gallery: To the ends of the Earth – the most remote hotels on the planet

Feel like spending a few nights in the desert? Find a five-star hotel in the middle of the Liwa sand dunes hours outside Abu Dhabi, or take a trip to …

Everywhere Travelers are Being Told Not to Visit in Mexico, Mapped

The U.S. State Department has issued a travel warning advising travelers to avoid visiting the following five Mexican states: Sinaloa, Colima, …