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 2018-04-22 13:12 

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Here's How We Know the Big Bang Happened...

At 13.8 billion years ago, our entire observable universe was the size of a peach and had a temperature of over a trillion degrees....

 2018-04-22 13:10 

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This Woman's Kidney Fell into Her Pelvis Whenever She Stood Up: Here's Why...

Generally, you can trust your organs to stay in one place, but that wasn't the case for a young woman in Michigan....

 2018-04-21 12:11 

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Famed Doctor Hans Asperger Helped with Nazi Child Euthanasia, Notes Reveal...

Hans Asperger, the man whose name is used to describe high-functioning people with autism, sent disabled kids to Nazi death clinics....

 2018-04-21 12:00 

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Watch the Sky Fall Before the World 'Ends' on Monday...

The Lyrid meteor shower is set to peak early Sunday morning. You should probably see it before the world ends....

 2018-04-20 16:45 

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A Single Concussion May Increase Parkinson's Risk...

Having a single concussion may increase a person's risk for Parkinson's disease, a new study suggests — but the overall risk of developing the disease still remains low....

 2018-04-20 15:57 

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This Contorted Mystery Squid May Be the 'Most Bizarre' Ever Seen...

An unidentified species of squid recently performed an unusual "twisted" ballet....

 2018-04-20 15:01 

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Iridescent Algae Glow with Their Very Own Opals...

Rainbow wrack (Cystoseira tamariscifolia) is a type of brown alga found in the Mediterranean Sea and off the Atlantic coast of Europe. In the water, these algae glow....

 2018-04-20 13:44 

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What Is CRISPR?...

CRISPR technology is a simple yet powerful tool for editing genomes. It allows researchers to easily alter DNA sequences and modify gene function....

 2018-04-20 13:36 

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Tooth Sensitivity: Causes, Remedies & Treatment...

Tooth sensitivity is a common dental problem that involves discomfort or pain in teeth when encountering certain substances and temperatures....

 2018-04-20 13:13 

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Quantum Radar Could Make Stealth Technology Obsolete...

Entangled photons are the secret sauce in quantum radars that detect stealth bombers....

 2018-04-20 11:40 

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These 'Dirty' Thunderstorms Fill Sky with As Much Smoke As Volcanic Eruption...

Wildfires can fuel "dirty" thunderstorms that fill the stratosphere with as much smoke as a volcanic eruption....

 2018-04-20 10:26 

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E. coli Warning Expands to Include Heads, Hearts of Romaine...

Consumers are being warned to avoid even more romaine lettuce products....

 2018-04-20 10:18 

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Exorcisms Enter 21st Century with Cellphone-Enabled Demon Busting...

Catholic priests have flocked to Rome for this year's exorcism training. Here's what that entails....

 2018-04-20 07:07 

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This Ice Is Nearly As Hot As the Sun. Scientists Have Now Made It on Earth...

The high-pressure ice that forms inside giant planets like Neptune and Uranus has been created in the laboratory for the first time....

 2018-04-20 06:56 

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U.K. Man With 'Worst Ever' Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Is Now Cured...

The U.K. man who caught the "worst ever" case of antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea has been cured....

 2018-04-20 06:31 

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Scientists Built A New Microscope To Watch Cells, And The Footage is Breathtaking...

A new microscope technique can visualize living cells in their natural habitat in jaw-dropping detail....

 2018-04-20 06:24 

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Dark Photons Probably Don't Exist, and If They Did, They'd Be Super Weird...

The most precise measurement of the fine structure constant to date has all but ruled out the existence of dark photons, the proposed twins of ordinary light particles that could have explained dark matter....

 2018-04-20 05:40 

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This Is Your Brain on Drugs (Really)...

Here's how drugs really affect your brain....

 2018-04-20 05:31 

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A Marijuana-Derived Drug Is on Track for FDA Approval...

The drug, which contains cannabidiol, may soon gain official U.S. approval to treat severe forms of epilepsy....

 2018-04-20 05:22 

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A Bunch of Rich Guys Want to Watch the Earth at All Times from Space...

A bunch of very big corporations and rich men, including Bill Gates, are hoping to start watching the whole Earth at all times with video cameras in outer space....

 2018-04-19 16:29 

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Quinoa: Health Benefits & Nutrition Facts...

Quinoa, a plant from the Andes, is packed with protein, fiber and various vitamins and minerals....

 2018-04-19 16:09 

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Humans Probably Practiced Brain Surgery on This Cow 5,000 Years Ago...

Why did Neolithic people perform brain surgery on this cow?...

 2018-04-19 16:03 

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Is Sparkling Water As Healthy As Regular Water?...

So refreshing. But is it hydrating?...

 2018-04-19 15:41 

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Nazi Germany's Most High-Tech Submarine Has Been Found Near Denmark...

A Nazi submarine that sank in the waning days of World War II has just been discovered off the coast of Denmark....

 2018-04-19 11:37 

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Why Is a Train Filled with Human Poop Stuck Outside This Alabama Town?...

Why is a smelly, poop-filled train from New York City idling in a small town in Alabama?...

 2018-04-19 11:01 

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World's Most Famous Dodo Didn't Die — It Was Murdered...

Who killed the dodo that likely inspired author Lewis Carroll to create the dodo character in his 1865 book "Alice in Wonderland"?...

 2018-04-19 10:36 

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Why More Vitamin D May Not Always Be a Good Thing...

A new study finds that high levels of vitamin D in the blood are linked with an increased risk of some cancers....

 2018-04-19 07:56 

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Do You Need a Vaccine to Go to the Kentucky Derby?...

Kentucky Derby fans may need to take some extra precautions before heading off to the races....

 2018-04-19 07:23 

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Are Those Gravitational Waves? Nope, They're Just Thirsty Ravens...

Here's how thirsty ravens "punked" gravitational wave scientists....

 2018-04-19 06:10 

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No, Having a Little Extra Fat Won't Make You Live Longer...

If you dig through medical data on people's weight and risk of dying, you may spot something curious....

 2018-04-19 06:07 

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Exploding Ants Kill Foes, and Themselves, with a Blast of Toxic Goo...

Treetop-dwelling ants have an explosive defensive move....

 2018-04-18 11:56 

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Why This New Exoplanet-Hunting Telescope Blows Kepler Out of the Water...

With just a 30-second window, NASA launched its next exoplanet searching satellite today (April 18) into a never-before-used orbit that was first discovered in the 1990s. And it will have the ultimate view of the sky....

 2018-04-18 11:51 

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How Would We Know If Intelligent Life Existed on Earth Before Humans?...

How would we know if some advanced civilization existed on our home planet millions of years before brainy humans showed up?...

 2018-04-18 11:36 

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Polar Explorer Shackleton's Lost Ship Could Be Hidden Under Antarctic Ice...

A scientific expedition to Antarctica early next year will search for the wreck of the Endurance, the ship led by polar explorer Ernest Shackleton that was crushed by sea ice and sank in Antarctica's Weddell Sea in 1915....

 2018-04-18 11:30 

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In Photos: Searching for Shackleton's 'Endurance' Shipwreck...

In his bid to be the first to cross Antarctica, Sir Ernest Shackleton and his crew set out on the Endurance, only for the ship to be overtaken by ice in the Weddell Sea....

 2018-04-18 11:05 

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Hurricane Irma Turned the Everglades into a Tree 'Graveyard,' NASA Lasers Reveal...

Hurricane Irma turned the vast mangrove forests of the Everglades into a tree graveyard, new NASA images reveal....

 2018-04-18 10:49 

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Mushroom Clouds Burst Through Neutron Stars, and NASA Can Watch It Happen...

Giant, energetic explosions create mushroom clouds on distant neutron stars. And a new NASA telescope can watch them rise, cool and collapse in real time....

 2018-04-18 09:40 

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'The Truth About Animals': Storks Flying to the Moon, and Other Wild Tales...

A drug lord brought kidnapped hippos to Colombia and naturalists used to think that storks flew to the moon....

 2018-04-18 09:00 

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What Made the Whites of This Man's Eyes Turn Blue?...

The 70-year-old man's eyes seemed fine, expect for one thing — the whites of his eyes were turning blue....

 2018-04-18 08:43 

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Hundreds of Purple Octopus Moms Are Super Weird, and They're Doomed...

What's the story behind a mysterious gathering of octopus mothers?...

 2018-04-18 08:38 

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There Is Evidence That a Planet in Our Solar System Was Destroyed...

Tiny diamonds found inside meteorites are evidence of a long-lost planet....

 2018-04-18 08:09 

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What Do Blind People 'See' When They Take LSD?...

What would LSD feel like if you couldn't see?...

 2018-04-18 07:47 

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Healthy Eaters May Waste the Most Food...

Healthy eaters have a lot to be proud of in their nutrient-packed diets, but a new study finds that a health-conscious diet may have a planet-harming downside....

 2018-04-18 05:56 

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Star 'DNA' Survey Could Reunite the Sun with Its Long-Lost Siblings...

Is the sun due for a cosmic family reunion?...

 2018-04-18 05:45 

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The Entire Island of Puerto Rico Just Lost Power Again — Here's Why...

The entire island of Puerto Rico is without power again, 210 days after its grid first collapsed during Hurricane Maria on September 20, 2017....

 2018-04-17 14:19 

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Scientists Spot the Shadow of a Strange Wind Blowing Past a Black Hole...

The white-hot winds blowing through space, carrying vast pillars of matter away from the event horizons of black holes, are even stranger than scientists thought....

 2018-04-17 12:35 

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Canada Pulls Diplomat Families from Cuba Over Mystery Illness...

Scientists can't explain why some diplomats in Cuba hear bizarre noises before experiencing brain issues and hearing loss....

 2018-04-17 11:31 

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Sharks Lay Eggs. Here's Some Creepy Footage of What That Looks Like...

An epic GIF shows the slithering specter of a shark embryo within. And apparently, Jaws Jr. is none too pleased about the bright light shining into its home....

 2018-04-17 11:03 

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Ancient Egyptian Incantations Tell of Biblical Human Sacrifice...

Deciphered text on a papyrus found near an Egyptian pyramid describes the biblical story of Isaac....

 2018-04-17 10:57 

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This Mysterious 'Flesh-Eating' Disease Is Spreading in Australia...

Scientists still don't know how the disease is spread, or how to prevent infection....

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