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The Weird But Lovely Friendship of a Rescued Tortoise and Pet Dog!

So there's Cricket and Larry; one's shielded, the other's furry! Can you guess who's who? This all started when Christine Hill went to an education...

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Published: 2017-10-10 22:21 0

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Fukushima Radiation is Coming From a Mysterious New Source

Fuskushima radiation from 2011 is popping up again from sands and groundwater 97 kilometers away from the nuclear power plant site.   An aer...

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Published: 2017-10-10 17:21 0

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Oh Dear! Your Honey May Have Been Contaminated by Pesticides!

Thanks to some good traveller friends, researchers were able to accumulate and sample 198 different honeys from every continent except Antarctica fo...

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Published: 2017-10-10 10:21 0

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Rats and the City: The Urbanization of Mice's Genes and Appetite

Ratatouille gone wrong. A world full of this “Pizza Rat” in the video below? No. Way. Not my pizza! But unfortunately, this is a pos...

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Published: 2017-10-10 07:21 0

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"Self-Aware" Japanese Snake Eats Poisonous Prey for Defense

Hmm, tassssssty toxinssssss. When thinking about snakes, one might first imagine its life-threatening and pain-inducing bites. Known to be extremely...

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Published: 2017-10-10 06:21 0

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Antarctic Iceberg Reveals a Long-Hidden Ecosystem

When an Antarctic iceberg called A-68 broke away from Larsen C ice shelf, it revealed the possible existence of an entire ecosystem that has been hidd...

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Published: 2017-10-10 02:21 0

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Scientists Discover That the Incest Taboo Has Been Around for a Long Time

New findings show that as far back as 34,000 years ago, there was already an incest taboo among early humans. Research suggests that these humans deli...

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Published: 2017-10-09 19:21 0

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Man "Awaken" from a 15-Year Vegetative State!

Las Vagus, Nerve-ada: a "roadtrip" to consciousness. When a person reaches a year of being in a vegetative state– now referred to as "unrespo...

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Published: 2017-10-03 01:57 0

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A Clearer View on How Stroke Affects Blood Vessels with See-through Brains!

When stroke occurs, the blood supply to your brain is reduced or hindered. This deprives your brain of oxygen and nutrients which can cause your bra...

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Published: 2017-10-02 13:57 0

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Surgeons' Future Mini Assistants? A Super Small Shape-Shifting Origami!

If you’ve watched Rick and Morty (spoiler alert), there’s a scene from the episode “Interdimensional Cable 2: Tempting Fate”...

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Published: 2017-10-02 07:57 0

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Genes For Blindness? Iconic Kiwi Birds May be Evolving to Losing their Eyesight

Blind but perfectly healthy. Okarito brown kiwis (Apteryx rowi) is the New Zealand's pride.  Known to be flightless and nocturnal, these endan...

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Published: 2017-10-01 17:57 0

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Legal Cannabis on Fighting the Opioid Crisis

Prescription drug overdose is a huge problem in the United States. In 2015, more than 33,000 people were killed by opioids alone (this includes stre...

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Published: 2017-10-01 14:57 0

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Accepting the Inevitable Death with New Chatbots' Help

"I'm here if you need to talk." Now here's the undeniable truth of this universe: we're all dying. Rest assured everyone dies soon, whether we want t...

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Published: 2017-10-01 13:57 0

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An Animal Within an Animal: What a New Hermit Crab Species Uses as Its House

A newly discovered hermit crab species can live inside the cavity of a walking coral, exhibiting a symbiotic relationship.   Diogenes heterop...

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Published: 2017-10-01 05:57 0

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Meet the Sun-Like Star that Ate Its Own Planetary Children

Star: HD 240430. Nickname: Kronos. Now here's something you don't get to read everyday--twinkling travel buddies go through galaxies about 320 light...

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Published: 2017-09-30 21:57 0

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