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New Signs Of Life Found At The Poles

Large colonies of micro-organisms living under rocks have been discovered in the most hostile and extreme regions of the Arctic and Antarctic – giving new insights on survival of life on other planets.

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Fossil reveals a treacherous hunter

A newly discovered fossil may be the remains of one of the first stealth hunters, a swimming reptile with fangs that could use its long neck to sneak up on prey and strike without warning.

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Japanese volcano erupts again

A Japanese volcano which burst into life earlier this month with its biggest eruption in 21 years, erupted again, the Meteorological Agency said.

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NASA: Space Station Running Low on Oxygen

Oxygen and food will be worrisomely low on the international space station by Christmas, and it's crucial that a Russian supply ship get there by then, a top NASA (news - web sites) official said Friday.

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