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Biologists discovered two new species of shrew rat, no thanks to peanut butter

Most rodents can't resist the lure of fried coconut slivers slathered in peanut butter.But, as a group of mammalogists learned through trial and error...

Anne Frank's Letters From Early World War II to Be Published in Full for the First Time

Thanks to her best-selling diary, most people know Anne Frank as the young Jewish girl who lived in an attic during the Holocaust. Letters Frank penne...

404-year-old 'priceless' Bible stolen from Carnegie Library found in the Netherlands

A 404-year-old Bible stolen decades ago from the Carnegie Library in Pittsburgh is finally being returned, the FBI announced.The Geneva Bible, publish...

Scientists discover the 'strangest crab that has ever lived'

A newly discovered crab-like creature is so strange, the scientists who discovered it have literally named it "perplexing"."Callichimaera perplexa is ...

10-year-old Maryland girl who was born without hands just won a national handwriting competition

Sara Hinesley, 10, doesn't understand why it's so remarkable that she won a national handwriting competition. She paints and draws and sculpts clay. S...