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DNA analysis for Egyptian “Brother Mummies” reveals different fathers – The TeCake

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The TeCakeIn the year 1907, Erfai, an excavator discovered an Egyptian tomb that was untouched. This unusual site contained two tombs of men from high-society named Nakht-Ankh and Khnum-Nakht with adjacent coffins. These coffins were strong enough to survive the …Shocking: Genetics reveal 4000-year-old ‘Two Brothers’ mummies had different fathersScience ExaminerHistorical DNA assessments resolve Manchester ...

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Meteorite hunters find first fragments of Michigan meteor – Phys.Org

Explore further: Astronomer and executive director of the Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium Todd Slisher speaks during a press conference, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at the Longway Planetarium in Flint, Mich. Longway Planetarium astronomers have located three meteorites, after a meteor broke apart about 20 miles over Earth Tuesday. Most of the meteorite’s fragments landed in Hamburg Township, Mich. (Bronte ...

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Nasa removes US astronaut from ISS mission – BBC News

The US astronaut Jeanette Epps has been removed from her upcoming mission to the International Space Station (ISS) just months before launch. Dr Epps was to have been the first African-American astronaut assigned to the space station crew. She would have flown aboard a Russian Soyuz flight in June but is being replaced by another astronaut. Nasa has not given ...

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