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Australia flesh-titillating ulcer ‘a thriller’

Australia flesh-titillating ulcer ‘a thriller’

Image copyright DANIEL O’BRIEN Image caption Victoria has seen a spike in recent cases of the Buruli ulcer Doctors in Australia have called for urgent research into why a flesh-eating ulcer has become a “worsening epidemic” in the state of Victoria. Local cases of Buruli ulcer, a skin disease most commonly found in Africa, have…

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Ghost galaxy prompts cosmic mystery

Ghost galaxy prompts cosmic mystery

Image copyright NASA/ESA/P. van Dokkum Image caption Hubble image: The galaxy is so faint that other spiral galaxies can been seen through it An unusually transparent galaxy about the size of the Milky Way is prompting new questions for astrophysicists. The object, with the catchy moniker of NGC1052-DF2, appears to contain no dark matter. If…

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Congress’s Trump-Russia investigators hunt for mystery man

Congress’s Trump-Russia investigators hunt for mystery man

Sergei Millian emerged last year as one of the more intriguing characters to surface during the ongoing investigations into foreign meddling in the 2016 presidential election. The Belarusan-American businessman and onetime Russian government translator claimed to have brokered Trump-branded real estate to Russian buyers. He contacted high-level members of the Trump campaign who have since…

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