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Infant buried alive in Jeypore; rescued by villagers

Infant buried alive in Jeypore; rescued by villagers

Her umbilical cord was intact and body was still covered with vernix". "We found two small feet above the ground and believed that the baby was alive", said Alok Ranjan Rout, who rescued the infant. The police have filed a case against the unidentified parents of the baby. Earlier this month police recovered 19 female foetuses from a sewer in western Maharashtra state and accused a doctor of illegally aborting them for parents desperate for a boy.


Anti-aging pill could be just three years away

Anti-aging pill could be just three years away

The DNA fix is one essential factor when it comes to cell survival and vitality. These cells have also been associated with cancer and release chemicals that cause inflammation. Aging cells contain elevated levels of a protein called FOXO4 that interferes with the normal process by which damaged cells destroy themselves.


NASA Has Released New Images of Trappist-1's Earth-Sized Planets

NASA Has Released New Images of Trappist-1's Earth-Sized Planets

According to the American space agency, transiting planets block a tiny fraction of starlight that produces miniscule dips in the brightness of their host star. A model used to test the theory are the island patterns on Earth where some species were found thriving in their neighboring islands. Meanwhile, there are at least three chances of life on the planets of the Trappist 1.


New definition of planet would make Pluto, 100 celestial bodies into planets

New definition of planet would make Pluto, 100 celestial bodies into planets

A more suitable definition of a planet , says Grundy, is simpler: It's any round object in space that is smaller than a star. Kirby Runyon of Johns Hopkins University and the team proposed this new view. Icy, rocky Pluto had been the smallest of the nine planets , its diameter under three-quarters that of the moon and almost a fifth of Earth. That expansion is part of the appeal of the new definition, said Runyon.


The Walking Dead Season 7 Episode 15 Recap: We Are Not Monsters

The Walking Dead Season 7 Episode 15 Recap: We Are Not Monsters

Off Rick and the gang went to grab the weapons and ammunition with hopes they didn't have to kill anyone to do it, all while perhaps convincing the women to join the fight. The episode's recycled plot elements held it back, but there were a few characters who stood out by drastically shifting their status quo for better or worse .


Cheerios giving away 100 million wildflower seeds

Cheerios giving away 100 million wildflower seeds

The company is said to give out the seeds for people that would sign up on their website for their #BringBacktheBees campaign. Fruit, vegetables, seeds, nuts and oils all need to be pollinated. Since the late 1990s, scientists and beekeepers have noticed a disappearance of bees and a high decline in honeybee colonies, according to United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).