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Alligator who survived Berlin WWII bombing dies at 84

Alligator who survived Berlin WWII bombing dies at 84

An alligator who survived a bombing raid on the Berlin zoo in 1943 and found himself east of the iron curtain after World War II has died of old age at 84, the Moscow Zoo said.

Discovery of 20 new moons gives Saturn a solar system record

Discovery of 20 new moons gives Saturn a solar system record

The recent discovery of 20 more new moons orbiting Saturn allowed it to unseat Jupiter as the moon king of the solar system.

Three planets approaching moon this month

Three planets approaching moon this month

These astronomical phenomena are important because they help guide amateur astronomers and validate astronomical calculations, according to QCH.

Planets approaching moon during January

Planets approaching moon during January

These astronomical phenomena are important because they offer a good chance to observe these planets and the moon together at the same time with the naked eye or through digital cameras.

Saturn will be approaching Mercury on Thursday

Saturn will be approaching Mercury on Thursday

Saturn will be approaching Mercury over the Qatar sky on Thursday, Qatar Calendar House (QCH) has said.

Three planets approaching moon this month

Three planets approaching moon this month

Residents of Qatar and other Arab countries can see three planets close to the moon this month, Qatar Calendar House has said citing astronomical calculations.

Father Emir opens second Mal Lawal exhibition

Father Emir opens second Mal Lawal exhibition

The exhibition, which will run until February 28, 2015, is organised by Qatar Museums.