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Drought causes 450-year-old Mexican church to emerge from reservoir

Drought causes 450-year-old Mexican church to emerge from reservoir | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
The Temple of Quechula was built in 1564 but later abandoned and ultimately submerged by a dam. Now drought conditions in Chiapas have seen it rise again
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Teeth from China Reveal an Early Human Trek out of Africa

Teeth from China Reveal an Early Human Trek out of Africa | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
"Stunning" find shows that Homo sapiens reached Asia around 100,000 years ago
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Man who bought Google.com for $12 given cash reward

Man who bought Google.com for $12 given cash reward | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it

Google has given a cash reward to a man who briefly took over its main google.com web domain in September.

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Burger King's black Halloween Whopper has an unexpected side-effect

Burger King's black Halloween Whopper has an unexpected side-effect | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it

People who eat Burger King's special black Halloween Whopper have reported a disturbing side-effect. It turns your poo green.

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World Beard and Moustache Championships' hairy competitors

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An Austrian village is bristling with activity, as the World Beard and Moustache Championships get under way.
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Tiniest Snail Ever Found Could Fit Through Needle's Eye 10 Times

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A new species of land snail discovered in China is the smallest ever found. Ten could fit through the eye of a needle.
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Police apologise for 'nee-nah or woo-woo' school siren debate

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Police who set off sirens to settle a school debate over whether they go "nee-nah or woo-woo" have apologised to residents.

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All the 'Happy Birthday' song copyright claims are invalid, federal judge rules

All the 'Happy Birthday' song copyright claims are invalid, federal judge rules | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
None of the companies that have collected royalties on the "Happy Birthday" song for the past 80 years held a valid copyright claim to one of the most popular songs in history, a federal judge in Los Angeles ruled on Tuesday.
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Giraffes Spend Their Nights Quietly, Constantly Humming

Giraffes Spend Their Nights Quietly, Constantly Humming | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it

For years, experts believed that giraffes didn’t really communicate vocally. But as it turns out, giraffes spend their nights humming to each other.

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Man sexually attracted to playground equipment banned from anywhere with a slide

Man sexually attracted to playground equipment banned from anywhere with a slide | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
Christopher Johnson, was arrested after simulating a sex act with a slide
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Dog breaks record for most balls caught with paws

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Guinness World Records releases a video showing some of the best new record
breakers to feature in its latest edition
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Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe reads wrong speech

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Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe reads out the wrong speech at the opening of parliament, repeating one he gave last month when he was heckled.
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Male Brains May Be Wired To Prioritise Sex Over Food

Male Brains May Be Wired To Prioritise Sex Over Food | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it

It seems men may have "sex on the brain" more often than women do.

According to a new study, the male brain contains two extra cells that can cause men to seek out sex as a priority.

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Swedish Beard aficionados Get Mistaken for ISIS Members

Swedish Beard aficionados Get Mistaken for ISIS Members | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
Cops quickly realized that they were bearded hipsters, not terrorists
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Michigan Farmer Digs Up Woolly Mammoth Bones in Field

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A Michigan farmer reaped a startling harvest last week when he unearthed the partial skeleton of a prehistoric mammoth in his wheat field.
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Octopus makes own quicksand to build burrow on seabed

Octopus makes own quicksand to build burrow on seabed | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
Southern sand octopus is first cephalopod found to build underwater hideout by burrowing through quicksand and daubing the walls with mucus
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New York Jets pack their own toilet paper for Wembley trip

New York Jets pack their own toilet paper for Wembley trip | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
The New York Jets are clearly leaving nothing to chance before Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium
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Man creates the 'dog train' for rescued and abandoned dogs

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Eugene Bostick transports nine dogs on his makeshift train, made from old buckets welded onto wheels, around his neighbourhood for an hour, twice a week. 

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The More You Have to Pee, The Easier Lying May Be

The More You Have to Pee, The Easier Lying May Be | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
Full bladders make for better fibs
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Featured Creature: Worms That Fertilize Their Own Heads

Featured Creature: Worms That Fertilize Their Own Heads | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
A species of hermaphroditic worm has a strange way to deal with loneliness: It injects sperm into its head to reproduce.
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Seal spotted surfing humpback whale in Australia

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An Australian photographer captures a rare moment of animal communion with a shot of a seal surfing a humpback whale off the New South Wales coast.
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This Google engineer's title is 'Jolly Good Fellow' and he's solving unhappiness and war

This Google engineer's title is 'Jolly Good Fellow' and he's solving unhappiness and war | No Such Thing As The News | Scoop.it
Meet Chade-Meng Tan, whose friends call...
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Guevedoces: The 'girls' who grow penises at the age of 12

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In an isolated village in the Dominican Republic, an estimated one in 50 children are born appearing to be girls but grow male genitalia during puberty.
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Divine guidance sought for saggy pants ban

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Alabama councillor seeks divine guidance for a plan to ban saggy jeans, trousers and shorts.
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