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City spiders much bigger in size as compared to their relatives living in bushes

City spiders much bigger in size as compared to their relatives living in bushes

A new study published today in PLOS ONE indicated that the spiders living in the cities are getting larger in size as compared to the spiders living in their natural habitats.

Australian researchers’ new technique increases accuracy of microscopes by 20 times

Australian researchers’ new technique increases accuracy of microscopes by 20 ti

Researchers at the Australian National University (ANU) claimed to have devised a new technique to make microscopes magnify as many as twenty times more than usual.

Practice of Mummifying Dead Bodies in Egypt began 1,500 Years Earlier than Thought

Practice of Mummifying Dead Bodies in Egypt began 1,500 Years Earlier than Thoug

Sydney-based Egyptologist Jana Jones suggested in 2001 that mummification of dead bodies is highly likely to have begun in Egypt 1,500 years earlier than previously thought.

Contract To search for MH370 given to Dutch company Fugro

Contract To search for MH370 given to Dutch company Fugro

On Monday, Australia gave the contract to search the floor of the Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 to a Dutch company, Fugro Survey Pty.

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