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Earth: Weird Green Objects Seen In Space
Offbeat  (tags: astronomy, science, discovery, space, objects, photography )

Ray
- 53 days ago - bbc.com
A series of huge wispy green objects are photographed in deep space, A series of wispy green objects have been photographed in deep space.,
60 Extremely Rare Vintage Cars Worth About $18 Million Found In A French Barn
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, news, cars, hard times, vintage, discovery )

Save Anim
- 109 days ago - inquisitr.com
Every motorcar enthusiast or car collector dreams of opening a barn door to discover hoards of vintage cars parked neatly in row upon row. Well, this dream just came true for a duo who stumbled upon not just a few, but 60 extremely rare vintage cars
Treasure Hunters Find Mysterious Shipwreck in Lake Michigan
Offbeat  (tags: discovery, interesting, treasure hunters, michigan, 17th Century, griffin )

Save Anim
- 130 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Beneath the cold waves of Lake Michigan rests an aging shipwreck, its wooden planks encrusted with brown-and-gray zebra mussels, that may be the remnants of a 17th-century ship called the Griffin, two Michigan-based treasure hunters say.
New Monkey Species Found in Amazon Rainforests
Offbeat  (tags: New species, monkey, amazon Rainforests, discovery, endangered )

Scooby
- 146 days ago - m.thehindubusinessline.com
A new monkey species discovered in the Amazon rainforest may already be endangered, scientists say.
The Year 2014 in Archaeology
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, discovery )

Ray
- 149 days ago - bbc.co.uk
It's been a fascinating year for ground-breaking archaeology around the globe, with cholera-stricken "vampires", armour made of bone, and the invention of trousers. Here's just a selection of what has made an impact this year.
Goofy Dinosaur Blends Barney and Jar Jar Binks
Offbeat  (tags: science, research, history, discovery, dinosaurs, Mongolia, goofy, interesting )

Naoko
- 216 days ago - mainichi.jp
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws.
Leonardo Da Vinci 'Painted Three Ermine Portraits'
Offbeat  (tags: art, scientists, techniques, France, discovery )

Ray
- 240 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A French scientist has revealed a major new discovery about one of Leonardo da Vinci's most famous paintings, shedding new light on his techniques.
Japanese Researchers' Banana Peel Study Wins Ig Nobel Award
Offbeat  (tags: research, scientists, discovery, interesting, off-beat, humor )

Naoko
- 250 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
A team of Japanese scientists earned the Ig Nobel Physics Prize for detailing the hazards of stepping on a banana peel in their paper titled "Frictional Coefficient under Banana Skin."
Newly Found Mayan Cities
Offbeat  (tags: world, Mexico, unusual, discovery, Mayan culture )

Alexandra
- 273 days ago - metronews.ca
Two lost Maya cities recently uncovered by an international team of scientists in Mexico could help decipher the story of the empire's early capitals to the south that were eventually abandoned for large cities on the Yucatan peninsula.
Weirdest Worm Ever? Clawed Creature Finds Its Family Tree
Offbeat  (tags: science, discovery, research, fossil worm )

Beatrice
- 273 days ago - livescience.com
When researchers first discovered the fossil worm Hallucigenia in the 1970s, they were so perplexed they identified its head as its tail and its legs as its spines. Now, this 505-million-year-old worm, whose fossil was discovered in Canada's Burgess
Dovedale Roman and Iron Age Coins Found After 2,000 Years
Offbeat  (tags: Archaeology, Discovery, Coins, Roman, Iron Age, UK )

Ray
- 324 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A precious hoard of Roman and Late Iron Age coins has been discovered in a cave where it has lain undisturbed for more than 2,000 years.
Treasure Found on 'US Ship of Gold'
Offbeat  (tags: Ship, SS Central America, exploration, discovery, Treasure, USA )

Ray
- 385 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The SS Central America sank to a depth of 2.2km (1.3 miles) in 1857 during a heavy storm while sailing from Panama to New York , A US deep-ocean exploration firm has recovered nearly 1,000 ounces of gold, worth $1.3m (£800,000),
Rare Video of Oarfish Captured on Baja Beach
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, interesting, discovery, sea creatures, San Francisco )

Giana
- 415 days ago - grindtv.com
Bizarre-looking sea creatures discovered swimming along Isla San Francisco shoreline by kayakers from Shedd Adventures and Un-Cruise Adventures.
Two New Butterfly Species Discovered in Eastern USA
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, discovery )

Cher
- 461 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Two new butterfly species have been discovered in eastern USA, one in east Texas and one in south Texas by scientists who were studying the common Carolina Satyr (Hermeuptychia sosybius).
New Species of Tapir Discovered in South-West Amazon
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, new species, discovery )

Cher
- 526 days ago - theguardian.com
Tapirus kabomani was hidden from science but known to local indigenous tribes in Brazil and Colombia
 

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