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Prehistoric human skeleton discovered in flooded Mexican cave at end of last ice age

Prehistoric human skeleton discovered in flooded Mexican cave at end of last ice age

A prehistoric human skeleton has been discovered in a cave system that was flooded at the end of the last ice age 8,000 years ago, according to a cave diving archaeologist on the Caribbean coast of Mexico. Octavio del Rio said he and fellow diver Peter Broger saw the shattered skull and skeleton partly covered …

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New diamond-like mineral discovered in Chang'e-5 lunar sample in China

New diamond-like mineral discovered in Chang’e-5 lunar sample in China

China discovers a new lunar mineral, named Changesite-(Y). /Beijing Research Institute of Uranium Geology China discovers a new lunar mineral, named Changesite-(Y). /Beijing Research Institute of Uranium Geology Say hello to Changesite-(Y) – a brand new mineral that was discovered by Chinese scientists in lunar samples brought back by China’s Chang’e-5 lunar probe in December …

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Two Rocky Super-Earths Discovered Around Nearby Star, and One May Be Habitable

Two Rocky Super-Earths Discovered Around Nearby Star, and One May Be Habitable

A red dwarf star just 105 light-years away could host at least one habitable world. In close orbit around the cool, dim star, scientists have found and confirmed two rocky exoplanets – one comfortably within a distance of the star known as the habitable zone. Follow-up observations will need to be made to further determine …

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