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Ring left in cupboard for 30 years is ultra-rare artefact

A ring lying around in a cupboard for nearly 30 years has been identified as being 2,000 years old and worth £30,000. The ultra rare artefact, now set to be auctioned, was found in a field in Yorkshire in 1994 and sold to its current owner for several hundred pounds. But its true origin was discovered […]

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Researchers Track an Ultra-Rare Disease That Turns Muscle to Bone

A three-year-long study has tracked dozens of patients with an ultra-rare disorder that gradually turns muscle, tendons, and ligaments to bone. The lifelong, irreversible condition is known as fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP). While estimates on its prevalence vary, confirmed cases occur in roughly one out of every 1 to 2 million births. Only about 800 […]

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This ultra-rare Apple computer just sold for $375,000

An ultra-rare Apple-1 computer hand-numbered by Steve Jobs has sold at auction this week for an eye-watering $375,000. The lot at RR Auction closed Thursday at $375,000 according to the auction house’s website, a fair way shy of the $450,000 estimate. The item was one of 50 rare ‘Byte Shop’ Apple-1 computers, named as such […]

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An Ultra-Rare Cosmic Object Was Just Detected in The Milky Way, Astronomers Report

A new member of a category of star so rare we can count the known number of them on our fingers and toes has just been discovered in the Milky Way. It’s called MAXI J1816-195, located no greater than 30,000 light-years away. Preliminary observations and investigations suggest that it’s an accreting X-ray millisecond pulsar – […]

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Giant squid bombshell! Ultra-rare 10-foot beast washes up on beach ALIVE

The squid was found stranded at Ugu beach in Obama of Fukui Prefecture, at 10am local time Wednesday in what local authorities described as a rare sighting. The giant squid was found alive, Japanese newspaper Mainichi reported, citing Obama Municipal Government. An official told the newspaper: “It is unusual for a giant squid to be […]

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Princess Charlotte in line for ultra-rare title that has only ever been held SEVEN times

The only daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge is currently fourth in line to the throne, behind her grandfather, father, and elder brother, Prince George. But Charlotte, six, could be in line for something even rarer — a title only ever seen seven times throughout history. A title only bestowed by a British […]

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‘Mascot for Irn Bru’ Ultra-rare frog turns heads with stunning feature

The albino frog was snapped in Victoria Park, which sits to the north-west of the city near the River Clyde. Adam Bienkowski, who spotted the amazing amphibian, said it “really stood out against the others”. Albino animals are a rarity, and their condition is caused by a mutation of certain genes which affect the amount […]

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Kate’s massive step! Royal frenzy as she joins Charles and Camilla for ultra-rare outing

The facility is a training site for arts and culture and aims at keeping traditional crafts alive and passed on from generation to generation.  The Prince of Wales invited the Duchess to visit Trinity Buoy Wharf due to their “shared interest and longstanding support of the arts and creative industries”.   Indeed, Kate – an amateur […]

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‘Will be huge!’ Scientists scramble in hunt for ultra-rare ‘Asian unicorn’

SCIENTISTS are scrambling to find one of the world’s rarest creatures dubbed the “Asian unicorn” to save the species from extinction. Read more here Daily Express :: Science Feed