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The 200-acre micronation overlooks the Lachlan River Valley in New South Wales.
Vermont has a lot of breweries per capita, but it's not the nation's best place for a craft brew, according to these metrics.
Constellations are temporary.
Researchers used a CT scanner to watch how dolphins' oddly shaped junk fits together during sex.
The disaster just marked its 111-year anniversary.
It looks as if it has a mind of its own.
It's nearly impossible to tear...but scientists don't stop there.
With legs like shovels and a tentacle-tipped face, Condylura cristata is in a class of its own.
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