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01.25.16
Floating Bonsai trees are better than floating speakers
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Floating Bonsai trees are better than floating speakers

If Bonsai weren't fascinating enough already, now you can get one that floats.

By M. Smith,   01.25.16
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01.22.16
Venus flytraps are far from 'dumb'
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Venus flytraps are far from 'dumb'

New research explains the plant's digestive process and how it can identify a meal from a false alarm.

By T. Seppala,   01.22.16
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12.28.15
Tiny cameras spy on crows making tools
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Tiny cameras spy on crows making tools

Scientists have the first footage of tropical crows fashioning tools in the wild.

By J. Fingas,   12.28.15
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11.23.15
'Gene drive' mosquitoes could end malaria once and for all
11.23.15

'Gene drive' mosquitoes could end malaria once and for all

Researchers figure out how to guarantee that genetic resistance to the disease is passed between generations.

By A. Tarantola,   11.23.15
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11.13.15
NASA to study how higher temps affect the Earth's ability to absorb CO2
11.13.15

NASA to study how higher temps affect the Earth's ability to absorb CO2

The space agency wants to know how forests and oceans absorb our carbon dioxide emissions.

By M. Moon,   11.13.15
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11.11.15
Politician wants to give 200 NYC trees email addresses
11.11.15

Politician wants to give 200 NYC trees email addresses

Trees need email too.

By M. Moon,   11.11.15
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11.10.15
Scent-dispensing chips help researchers snap wild wolverines
11.10.15

Scent-dispensing chips help researchers snap wild wolverines

A special processor is helping Woodland Park Zoo track wild wolverines.

By N. Summers,   11.10.15
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10.12.15
Neuroscientists accurately predict intelligence with an fMRI scan
10.12.15

Neuroscientists accurately predict intelligence with an fMRI scan

You've heard of fingerprints -- but what about brain-prints?

By J. Conditt,   10.12.15
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09.03.15
Just add water and this squid-inspired plastic heals itself
09.03.15

Just add water and this squid-inspired plastic heals itself

This might make you think twice next time you order calamari.

By T. Seppala,   09.03.15
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