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Europe tests Rovers in the Moroccan desert landscape of Morocco

Several European Space Agencies have recently deployed Mars rovers in Morocco for field tests conducted in a Mars-like environment. According to the European Space Agency, the tests took place on the northern edge of the Sahara Desert, which was designated by the Europlanet research infrastructure as a location very similar to the Martian landscape. The tests included three Mars rovers …

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Arrests in Moroccan backpacker heads thwart "terrorist attack," investigators reveal

The arrest of nine other men in connection with the beheadings of two Scandinavian backpackers in Morocco thwarts a "terrorist plot," the investigators said Sunday. Boubker Sabik, a spokesman for Moroccan security and intelligence services. Reuters said the additional arrests were investigated in the investigation of the two women identified as Maren Ueland (28) from Norway and Louisa Vesterager (24) …

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Moroccan tourist killings: 9 others arrested

Four people are suspected of killing 28-year-old Maren Ueland from Norway and 24-year-old Louisa Jespersen from Denmark. Nine other people were arrested in various cities for their alleged connection to the four murder suspects, 2M reported Friday. During the raids, the authorities found "suspicious substances that could potentially be used to make explosives," 2M said. The bodies of Ueland and …

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Moroccan tourist killings: video appears real – the Norwegian police

Image copyright AFP / Facebook Caption Maren Ueland, left, and Louisa Vesterager Jespersen were found dead in a popular tourist area A video that seems to show the murder of one of the two tourists killed in Morocco is most likely real, according to the Norwegian police. The corpses of university students Maren Ueland and Louisa Vesterager Jespersen were found …

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Ancient Moroccan tooth remains illuminate the history of the long-lost African wildlife

The lower jaw of Stylolophus minor, a new type of holotype. C is the 3-D model reconstructed from CT scans. It shows by translucency the tooth roots, and especially those of the anterior incisors, which are horizontally enlarged and oriented (tilted) as in the early proboscidean phosphatoferium. Length of the M1-3 series: 38.5 mm. Scale bar, 10 mm. Credit: Photographs …

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