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Conservationists Find an Incredibly Well-Preserved 100-Year-Old Fruitcake

That fruitcake could have been bought yesterday [Photo by Antarctic Heritage Trust]     Conservationists have discovered a 100-year-old...

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Published: 2017-08-15 23:00 0

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FDA-Approved Obesity Treatment Leads to 5 Deaths

Image of the balloon implanted in the stomach     A new obesity treatment with US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval has repor...

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Published: 2017-08-15 22:50 0

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Aquarium Surprised by a Shark's Rare Virgin Birth

A zebra shark in an aquarium [Photo by Fred Bavendam, Minden Pictures, National Geographic]     Virgin birth, or parthenogenesis, is a r...

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Published: 2017-08-15 22:20 0

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Don't Panic: How to Get Out of Quicksand

Photo by Hughesdarren via Wikimedia     Quicksand is like the stuff of bad nightmares. One moment you're stepping onto what looks like so...

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Published: 2017-08-15 20:30 0

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College Students Will Sell Out Their Friends' Privacy for a Pizza Slice

  Keep your friends close, especially if you're in college. You won't really know who among your pals will be willing to give up your privacy...

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Published: 2017-08-15 20:10 0

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Celebrities Twitter Accounts Look Like Twitter Bots, Researchers Find

Illustration by Michelle Henry     Researchers at the University of Cambridge found something interesting about famous people and the way...

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Published: 2017-08-15 19:30 0

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Why is This Bird Feeding Goldfish?

    Video footage from back in 2010 shows a bird feeding goldfish by dropping food into waiting mouths in the water. The caption include...

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Published: 2017-08-15 19:00 0

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Unmeltable Ice Cream Takes Japan by Storm

  Scientists in Japan have created unmeltable ice cream that are guaranteed to make your summer days even better.   Food trends come a...

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Published: 2017-08-15 18:20 0

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Why are These Sperm Whales Standing in the Ocean?

  Let sleeping dogs lie, they say, but what do you do for sleeping sperm whales? When photos of sperm whales standing in the ocean surfaced, p...

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Published: 2017-08-15 18:10 0

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People Will Do Just About Anything to Protect Their Reputation, Study Finds

  Would you rather lose a hand or be known forever as a Nazi? The answer to this might give us an idea as to the lengths that people will go t...

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Published: 2017-08-15 17:20 0

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Trump Admin Waives Environmental Laws to Greenlight Mexico Border Wall

  The Trump administration announced on Tuesday that it will waive existing environmental laws in order to push through with building the Mexi...

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Published: 2017-08-15 17:00 0

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Baby Born “Pregnant” with Twin in Rare Case of Fetus in Fetu

  Doctors in Mumbra, India were surprised to be confronted with a very rare case of fetus in fetu.   While the mother was pregnant, she...

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Published: 2017-08-15 16:10 0

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Destroying Illegal Ivory: Does it Really Save the Elephants?

  In a number of countries, destroying illegal ivory products has been a way to combat the illegal ivory trade. It sends a strong message to p...

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Published: 2017-08-15 16:00 0

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Conspiracy Theorists Just Want to Stand Out, Studies Find

Photo by MotherJones     Elvis is still alive, aliens crashed in Roswell, the moon landing is fake, climate change isn't real but the Ill...

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Published: 2017-08-15 10:00 0

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A Scientist Gets Himself Stung by Bees so You Won't Have To

  People do things for love, for fame, for money, for the love of money and fame. Then there are those who do things for science, like getting...

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Published: 2017-08-08 00:25 0

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