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A new research has revealed one of these reefs located on dry land in Namibia was built almost 550 million years ago by the first animals to have hard shells.
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A cat in the UK officially recognised as the world`s oldest after reaching the age of 24 - equivalent to 114 in human years - has died, just weeks after claiming the title.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 08:48
A Guatemalan woman who used to pick coffee and tend sheep -- and who will turn 121 in November -- could be the world`s oldest by far, a national newspaper reported Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 18:07
The world`s oldest man has died in Italy at the age of 111, just days before celebrating his 112th birthday, Guinness World Records said.
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Scientists have discovered the world`s oldest and best-preserved sperm from tiny shrimps, measuring a massive 1.3 millimetres and dating back to 17 million years in Australia.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 05:36
The world`s oldest living man is a 111-year-old scholar of the occult who calls New York City his home.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 06, 2014, 16:05
Until now, Thatcham in Buckinghamshire was known as the oldest settlement in Britain but now, archaeologists have unearthed the country`s oldest town that dates back more than 10 millennia to 8,820 BC.
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A 116-year-old Peruvian living in extreme poverty in the heart of the Andes is in the running to become the oldest person in the world.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 00:06
A message in a bottle tossed in the sea in Germany 101 years ago, believed to be the world`s oldest, has been presented to the sender`s granddaughter, a museum said on Monday.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 19:48
Scientists suggest that an inscription on a 3,500-year-old stone block from Egypt may be one of the world`s oldest weather reports.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 16:10
Eleven siblings in the UK with a collective age of an incredible 855 years may be the oldest family in the world.
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