A grisly incident that saw a driver ignore an abnormal impact sound saw police called in to investigate the cracked nose of a bullet train. The officers found the human remains of a 52 year old man.
An international team of scientists have raised concerns about Africa's ancient baobab trees after witnessing huge amounts of tree deaths in the last decade.
The Egyptian mummy was long believed to contain a bird, but detailed micro-CT scans have uncovered the truth.
One man is safe thanks to a drone that helped him escape quickly approaching lava flow in Hawaii.