Archive for December 25th, 2017:

Australian WW1-era submarine found after 13th search mission

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Hidden camera captures rare pig thought extinct

Scientists have filmed one of the world’s rarest, and ‘ugliest’, pigs in a forest in Java, Indonesia. The Javan warty pig is under such threat from hunting and habitat loss that conservationists surveying its habitat believed it might already have been driven to extinction. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-42465534

Eight amazing science stories of 2017

It was a year of endings and beginnings: the plucky Cassini spacecraft’s 13-year-long mission reached its finale, while the fledgling field of gravitational wave astronomy bagged the catastrophic collision of two dead stars. BBC News looks back on eight of the biggest science and environment stories of 2017. Star crash Image copyright PA Image caption

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