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 2018-07-21 11:37 

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Bug-Sized Robot Competitors to Swarm DARPA's 'Robot Olympics'...
 2018-07-21 11:11 

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Should Breast-Feeding Women Really Drink Guinness?...

Is there any truth behind the idea that the hoppy Irish beer known as Guinness helps women to breastfeed?...

 2018-07-20 16:51 

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Last Survivor of Uncontacted Tribe, 'Man of the Hole,' Is Spotted in the Amazon...

An isolated man believed to be the only surviving member of his tribe has been spotted in the Brazilian Amazon, new video footage reveals....

 2018-07-20 16:24 

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Blob-Like Sea Monster Washes Up on Maine Beach...

A large, decomposing creature washed ashore in Maine, and through beachgoers for a loop. It wasn't a whale, it was a basking shark....

 2018-07-20 13:58 

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Woman Tried to Treat Athlete's Foot with Raw Garlic. It Burned Through Her Toe....

Here's how a woman got burns and blisters on her foot after trying a home remedy....

 2018-07-20 12:50 

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South Korean Company Claims Sunken Russian Warship Contains $132 Billion Worth of Gold...

A South Korean company is claiming that they have discovered a long-sought Russian warship that sank during the 1904-1905 Russo-Japanese war off a Korean Island. They are speculating that the Dmitrii Donskoi ship, could contain $132 billion worth of gold....

 2018-07-20 12:08 

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Century-Old Burials of 95 Convict Slaves Uncovered in Texas...

Ninety-five burials found in Texas likely belong to African Americans who were forced to work on plantations in the state's convict-leasing system....

 2018-07-20 11:20 

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This Creepy Hole-Fish Is So Excited to Eat Literally Anything...

Which unfortunate animal will wander too close to this benthic fish's horrid mouth first?...

 2018-07-20 09:08 

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Hidden Compartments in This Wrecked Confederate Submarine Could Solve a 150-Year-Old Mystery...

The confederate submarine H.L. Hunley sank with all of its escape mechanisms untouched, suggesting that the crewmembers never saw their fate coming....

 2018-07-20 08:17 

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...Don't Drink the Mummy Juice...

A change.org petition is asking for a taste of the red liquid found in the massive Egyptian sarcophagus....

 2018-07-20 08:01 

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Tropical Pink 'Sea Pickles' Are Invading the Waters of the Pacific Northwest...

Tropical sea pickles are taking over the waters that lie off the Pacific Northwest coast....

 2018-07-20 07:27 

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A Rare Condition Is Causing a Boy's Skin to Turn to 'Stone.' What Is Stiff Skin Syndrome?...

A Colorado boy has an extremely rare condition that's causing his skin to harden "like stone," his parents say....

 2018-07-20 07:26 

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Do Brown Recluse Spider Bites Really Lead to Amputations?...

While brown recluse spiders are venomous, their alleged bites are often wrongly identified....

 2018-07-20 06:16 

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This $1.5 Million Project Aims to Count All the Cats in Washington, D.C....

Humans are coming together in Washington D.C. to get a head count of cats....

 2018-07-19 16:01 

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Arctic Circle Burns As Record Heat Broils Northern Europe...

An intense heat wave is fueling wildfires across an enormous section of northern Europe, with at least 11 wildfires raging within the Arctic Circle....

 2018-07-19 15:30 

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'Alien' Mummy DNA Probe May Have Crossed Ethical Lines...

Scientists who analyzed a mummy once thought to represent an extraterrestrial came under scrutiny for their methods....

 2018-07-19 12:24 

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This Robot Just Wants To Hug A Jellyfish Without Committing Jellymurder...

They hope the device will make it much easier to collect delicate animals in the ocean without hurting them....

 2018-07-19 12:04 

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Syphilis: Symptoms & Treatment...

Syphilis is the third most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. Nearly 28,000 cases of the most contagious stages of the disease were reported to the CDC in 2016....

 2018-07-19 11:12 

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Why the July 27 Lunar Eclipse Will Last So Freakishly Long...

Some simple but fascinating science determines the length of each lunar (and solar) eclipse....

 2018-07-19 11:10 

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Drone Reveals Massive Stonehenge-Like Circular Monument in Ireland...

Excavations beside the 5,000-year-old passage tomb at Newgrange in Ireland have unearthed a mysterious prehistoric structure while local historians have spotted yet another buried henge monument near the tomb....

 2018-07-19 11:09 

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In Photos: Ireland's Newgrange Passage Tomb and Henge...

A drone flyby has revealed a huge Neolithic henge near a passage tomb at Newgrange in Ireland....

 2018-07-19 11:07 

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No, Caffeine Doesn't Help You Lose Weight...

According to a new study, caffeine doesn't have an effect on weight loss....

 2018-07-19 10:00 

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Diabetes May Increase Risk for Cancer, Especially for Women...

People with diabetes appear to have a higher risk of developing cancer than those without diabetes, and the risk is greater in women than men, a new meta-analysis finds....

 2018-07-19 09:04 

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That Massive Black Sarcophagus Was Opened. Here's What's Inside....

A massive black sarcophagus found in Egypt and dating to the time of Alexander the Great has been opened....

 2018-07-19 06:29 

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Your Earliest Memory Probably Never Happened...

Nearly 40 percent of people falsely remember their first memory, according to a new study....

 2018-07-19 05:39 

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Mystery of Spiky-Skulled Utah Dinosaur Solved...

Its bones have rested in Utah for 78 million years, but this ankylosaur's ancestors likely weren't local....

 2018-07-19 05:38 

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Photos: Spiky-Headed Dinosaur Found in Utah, But It Has Asian Roots...

The spiky skull of this newfound ankylosaur dinosaur suggests it has Asian roots....

 2018-07-18 16:55 

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Can Elon Musk Fix Flint's Water Problems?...

The Michigan community of Flint has become a byword for lead poisoning. Elon Musk recently entered the fray....

 2018-07-18 13:04 

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Shroud of Turin Is a Fake, Bloodstains Suggest...

The Shroud of Turin, said by some to be the burial cloth of Jesus, is likely a fake, as a new study using modern forensics techniques finds its bloodstains are completely unrealistic....

 2018-07-18 10:40 

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Does Eating Beef Jerky Cause Psychiatric Symptoms? Not So Fast....

A new study makes some alarming claims about a relationship between cured meat consumption and bipolar mania, but a lot more research is necessary....

 2018-07-18 10:39 

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Why Do Crows Copulate with Corpses?...

Crows are known for cawing in alarm when they see a dead crow. But in some cases, their interactions with the dead take a more intimate turn....

 2018-07-18 10:37 

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Butterflies Sip Turtle Tears in Stunning Video...

Video recently shot in the Amazon rainforest shows an astonishing sight: colorful butterflies drinking tears directly from the eyes of turtles basking by the river....

 2018-07-18 10:26 

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We Are Now Living in a New Geologic Age, Experts Say...

What's your age? Geologically speaking, it's the newly named Meghalayan age....

 2018-07-18 09:21 

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This Woman Stumbled into a 'Hobo Parsnip' Plant. Days Later, Her Legs Were Severely Burned....

A Vermont woman suffered from second-degree burns after stumbling into a wild parsnip plant....

 2018-07-18 08:07 

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More Pregnant Women Are Having Heart Attacks. But Why?...

Heart attacks in pregnant and postpartum women are on the rise, according to a new study in the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings....

 2018-07-18 06:59 

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Salmon with a Side of Squirm: Woman Finds Wriggling Worm in Fillet...

A California woman spotted a wriggling worm in a salmon fillet. Though gross, these worms can be killed by cooking or freezing fish....

 2018-07-18 06:57 

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Oldest Fossil of a Baby Snake Discovered Trapped in Amber Tomb...

An incredibly well-preserved baby snake trapped in amber dates to 99 million years ago and is the oldest known fossil of a baby snake....

 2018-07-18 06:36 

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Conservatives More Likely to Know 'the Meaning of Life' Than Liberals, Massive Study Finds...

Self-described conservatives report feeling a greater sense of meaning and purpose, perhaps because they are more likely to rationalize the way things are....

 2018-07-17 16:52 

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Scientists May Have Wildly Underestimated the Giant Dinosaurs of the Ancient World...

A new study of how plants grew in the environments of the dinosaur age offers some new clues about their populations....

 2018-07-17 14:47 

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12-Million-Ton Iceberg Threatens Greenland Village...

Residents of a small coastal town in Greenland were evacuated after a giant iceberg drifted nearby, bringing a threat of a tsunami and flooding....

 2018-07-17 11:21 

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What Is Dry Cleaning?...

Dry cleaning isn't "dry"; the process uses liquids other than water to clean fabrics....

 2018-07-17 11:16 

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CDC Chief Says Son Nearly Died from Cocaine Laced with Fentanyl...

The director of the largest U.S. public health agency reveals he has a personal reason for fighting the opioid epidemic: His son almost died from cocaine laced with fentanyl....

 2018-07-17 11:07 

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This Magnetic Wire Could One Day Pull Cancer Cells from Your Blood...

Scientists think that magnets could be utilized in the body to detect tumor cells that other diagnostic techniques might miss....

 2018-07-17 11:01 

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Liver Cancer Death Rates Rise As Overall Cancer Death Rates Fall in the US...

Death rates due to liver cancer increased from 2000 to 2016, even as rates of death from all cancers combined fell, according to a new CDC report....

 2018-07-17 10:34 

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This Big-Eyed, Deep-Sea Shark Looks Like an Anime Character...

Florida scientists have just discovered a new species of dogfish shark and took the opportunity to name it after their hero, the marine biology pioneer, Eugenie Clark....

 2018-07-17 09:31 

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Lava Bomb Slams Boat Tour in Hawaii, Injuring 23...

A lava bomb tore a hole in a tour boat off the coast of Hawaii, injuring 23 people....

 2018-07-17 08:09 

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Jupiter Now Has a Whopping 79 Moons...

Scientists have discovered 12 previously unknown moons orbiting Jupiter, and one of them is a real oddball....

 2018-07-17 06:21 

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UK-Based Think Tank Says Editing Human Embryos Is 'Morally Permissible'...

A London-based bioethics think tank has released a new report concluding that editing the DNA of a human embryo, sperm or egg could be "morally permissible" under certain circumstances....

 2018-07-17 05:38 

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Why Does Pregnancy Cause Weird Dreams?...

Pregnancy brings many changes to a woman's body, but one of its unusual side effects is bizarre dreams....

 2018-07-16 15:55 

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Gonorrhea: Symptoms & Treatment...

Gonorrhea is the second most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. More than 468,000 cases of gonorrhea were reported to the CDC in 2016, although the number may be much higher....

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