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Tycho Brahe’s silver nose was actually made of brass

Recently the remains of Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe were exhumed to determine his real cause of death (he wasn't poisoned). Separate tests have also revealed that his famous silver nose prosthetic was actually made of brass. In another finding, the team reported that the silver nose piece Brahe famously wore after

500 pound Dreamland bell found on ocean floor

A brass bell that was rung at the old Dreamland Park in Coney Island and sank to the ocean floor during a fire in 1911 has been found. "I knew the bell existed, but I never dreamed I would find it," diver Gene Ritter told The Post yesterday. "I thought it