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Science News Archive - January 03, 2010

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An expedition to Antarctica has uncovered what they believe to be the remains of the first airplane brought to the continent.

Australian scientists have announced the world’s first successful large-scale restoration of a coastal wetland being devastated by acid runoff.

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Sweden launched its first wolf cull in 45 years, following a decision by parliament to control the species’ numbers.

Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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