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This African Fish Can Catch and Eat Flying Birds

There were rumors that the African tigerfish could catch and eat flying birds, but it hadn't been proven until now.<p>Birds sometimes eat fish. This we know. In my mind's eye I can picture a bald eagle majestically scooping a salmon from the water. But this ain't that. This is about fish eating flying …

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Scientists Find Way to Predict Heights of Volcanic Ash Clouds

Data gathered on peaks can help scientists estimate and track plume heights.<p>Volcanoes can be unpredictable beasts, threatening not only people living nearby but aircraft flying over and downwind of their ash plumes.<p>An eight-day-long eruption on Iceland in May 2011 sent a blast of ash--what …

Zombies in Real Life: A Man’s Horrific Experience

In 1980, Clairvius Narcisse checked himself into a hospital in Deschapelle, Haiti, almost 20 years after his family had buried him in their village’s …

What massive icebergs tell us about Earth's chilly past - Futurity

Massive iceberg surges into the North Atlantic during the last ice age may have been caused by changes in atmospheric circulation, new research …