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  • Hitchcock horror mystery possibly solved

    Scientists have finally found an explanation to the real events that inspired Alfred Hitchcock's 1963 classic “The Birds.” 

  • Frankincense may become a thing of the past

    A team of international researchers believe the tree used to produce the ancient incense is in ecological danger 

  • A healthy serving of cosmic gas for a black hole in the middle of the Milky Way - Photo: DPA

    Black hole to fill astronomical appetite

    In the next few years, a rare sequence of events could set the stage for a black hole in the Milky Way galaxy to chow down on a massive cloudl of ... 

  • Online dating goes biblical with sites for Christian singles: Photo - Imago/Steinach

    Christian singles in cyberspace

    The Internet offers dating for interest groups of all inclinations. As times have changed, some Christians are going from pairing up in the church to ... 

  • In China, owners of the Rolls-Royce Phantom live a little bit larger, with an extended wheelbase of about 10 inches - Photo: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Ltd.

    Super-sized cars head East

    With gas mileage ever more important, America’s big-body heritage is getting a tune-up. But in China, extended wheelbase models are becoming larger ... 

  • For astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Sandra Magnus, juggling work and health takes on a new meaning in zero gravity - Credit: NASA

    A fresh taste of space

    Space food has a come a long way since the days of mystery meals in a tube. But with travel to Mars and consumer flights on the horizon, cosmic ... 

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