Scientists from the San Diego Natural History Museum, in conjunction with colleagues from Brazil and Mexico, have introduced the world to a new species of giant spider, Califorctenus cacachilensis.
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Cyclists participating in the Cape Town Cycle Tour were left disappointed after the race was cancelled as a result of dangerous winds.
The race, a Scandinavian tradition, is believed to be inspired by Viking raiders who pillaged the northeast England coast centuries ago, carrying away unwilling women.
Photographer Elmar Weiss captures the playfulness of the Falkland Islands Gentoo penguins.
Théo is a 22-year old black man who was allegedly raped by a police officer using a truncheon during a routine police check on February 2.
The festival is themed, and this year the theme is ‘Broadway’.
Juno is on a six-year mission to study Jupiter, and determine whether the planet has a solid core beneath its thick clouds.
The girls are dressed in traditional costumes, that are only worn on special occassions and during festivals.
He has conquered 11 mountain faces in a year, to illustrate the evolution that steep skiing has undergone over a decade.
This will be the 10th time that Abu Dhabi hosts the race, and the 75th race in the sport’s history.