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Northern Lights May Have Something to Do with 2016 Whale Strandings

The solar storms that cause the northern lights may have also caused whale strandings early last year.     Two whales that died strand...

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Published: 2017-09-09 20:41 0

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Ebony and Ivory: The Peculiar Companionship of Cat and Rat

Move over, Tom and Jerry! Brooklyn Cat Café in New York City welcomes their customers with the cute meows and encourages kitty playtimes. In...

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Published: 2017-09-09 15:41 0

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Researchers May Have Figured Out Why Ostriches Are Fast Runners

Looks like the bird world's most famous celebrity star has funny bones. Ostriches have long been known to be the largest living bird species and th...

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Published: 2017-09-09 14:41 0

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The Amusing Case of Homewrecker Ants Getting Robbed by Sneaky Beetles

Pests pestered by other pests. A very quick karma? Jet ants (Lasius fuliginosus)--popularly known as shining black ants--is one notorious species l...

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Published: 2017-09-09 06:41 0

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Spiders can Now Produce Enhanced "Super Silk" Strong Enough to Hold a Human!

There's no real life Spiderman but spider webs can soon help humans. A new study led by Nicola Pugno at Italy's University of Trento consisted of fee...

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Published: 2017-09-09 03:41 0

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The Makings of a Category 5 Hurricane

Hurricane Harvey, a category 4 hurricane, brought devastation to the areas it hit. Now, Hurricane Irma, a category 5 hurricane, is bound to be worse....

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Published: 2017-09-08 21:41 0

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Forget ABC; Newborn Babies Can Understand 123 Already!

Man, humans are intelligent! Yes, you read that right, newborn babies may already have a sense of  how numbers work! How? Well, here's a new s...

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Published: 2017-09-08 12:41 0

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The Road to Optimizing Every Single Available Human Resource--A Spotlight For Your Pee

And other interesting byproducts of your body like sweat and (soon) poop! Guess you'll never at look those dripping sweat you've worked up or even...

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Published: 2017-09-08 11:41 0

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Study Suggests That Female is not the Default Sex for Mammals

The embryo in the left side of the picture is normal, while the other one     Girls are made of sugar, spice, and everything nice, or so...

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Published: 2017-09-08 08:41 0

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Ancient Dolphin's Eating Etiquette: Just Suck and Slurp!

In the depths of Wando River in South Carolina, a skull fossil of a new dolphin species with a peculiar way of eating was found. Named Inermorostrum...

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Published: 2017-09-08 06:41 0

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"Hydra Effect": The Advantage of Wiping Out a Population of Animals

Here's a bright side to mass deaths. Some animals tend to not all live together. They split up and have several small populations that are almost i...

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Published: 2017-09-08 04:41 0

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Would You Go Offline Just to Visit this Website?

Go ahead, sit still and do nothing but explore this page. I dare you. Well, of course, after you read this article. Chris Bolin, a software engine...

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Published: 2017-09-08 03:41 0

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Wait, Some Frogs Do Have Snouts? (You'd Have to See this One!)

Pointy pig-nose, stumpy limbs and shiny, purple skin--does that sound like a perfect description of a frog? No? Meet this oddly adorable frog called...

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Published: 2017-09-08 02:41 0

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ExxonMobil: Skeletons in the Closet and Decades of Deceit

Photo by Jessica Rinaldi/Reuters     Researchers have found that gas and oil giant ExxonMobil deliberately misled the public about the re...

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Published: 2017-09-07 22:41 0

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There's a New Theory to Explain the So-Called Alien Megastructure

A Dyson Swarm, which could be the formation of the so-called alien megastructure [Illustration by Vexedent]     Unfortunately, no, it's s...

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Published: 2017-09-07 20:41 0

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