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LADEE Sends Images Of Lunar Surface Home For The First Time (LINK) – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global NewsThe LADEE mission sent pictures of the lunar back to Earth taken that were taken with onboard camera systems called “star trackers.” The star trackers are meant to capture images of star systems surrounding the craft; this allows it to gauge how it is oriented …NASA’s lunar probe beams back first photos […]

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Apple and Google now rejecting games with “flappy” in the title – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsThe rise and fall of Flappy Bird has been one of the most bizarre tech stories of 2014, and there’s another development to report: Apple and Google have both begun actively blocking game submissions that have “flappy” in the title, as a deluge of clones …‘Flappy Bird’ 2014: Apple, Google Ban Apps Containing ‘Flappy’ […]

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Scientists build autonomous construction robots based on termites – TechSpot

TechSpotInspired by the incredible work ethic of termites, scientists from Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University have been working for the past four years to build autonomous …Researchers Develop Termites-Inspired Robots To Build Shelter On MarsThe AlmagestNow, robotic termites to build homes for youThe […]

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Apple, Google say no to games with ‘Flappy’ title – The Utah People’s Post

The Utah People’s PostApple and Google are rejecting the games which have “Flappy” in its title after the ‘addictive’ game ‘Flappy Bird was taken off from the Google Play and Apple iOS stores on February 8 by its Vietnamese creator, Dong Nguyen. Both Apple and Google’s app …Flappy Bird copies rejected by Apple and GooglePhones […]

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Now, robotic termites to build homes for you – The Utah People’s Post

The Utah People’s PostJust imagine a fleet of robots constructing big buildings, small homes and other structures for you. You will not need to rack your brain in instructing these robotic construction workers as they will work autonomously, harmoniously and most importantly without …‘Termite’ robots may one day construct human habitats on MarsScience RecorderTermite-inspired robots […]

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NASA Obtains New Information About Galactic Magnetic Field – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceNASA obtains new information about galactic magnetic field after comparing notes between observatories on Earth and the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) craft regarding the direction of incoming high energy cosmic rays as they come into contact with …Mysterious energy ribbon at edge of solar system is ‘cosmic roadmap’Science RecorderNASA Spacecraft Discovers Strange Magnetic […]

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The Rise of the Crazy Ants – Hoops Daily

Hoops DailyThe English had the longbow. The Spanish had steel. Tawny crazy ants have their own formidable weapon—a protective acid sheath—that protects them against fire ant enemies. The revelation comes from a new study published this week. Named for their …These Ants Are Just Crazy!Guardian Liberty VoiceCrazy Ants Rely On Secret Weapon In War Against […]

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NASA Spacecraft Discovers Strange Magnetic ‘Ribbon’ At Edge Of Solar System – International Business Times

International Business TimesCosmic ray intensities (left) compared with predictions from IBEX (right). The blue area represents regions of lower fluxes of cosmic rays. The gray and white lines separate regions of different energies—lower energies above the lines, high energies below.Astronomers discover mysterious energy ribbon at solar system’s edgeThe Space ReporterNASA’s IBEX Helps Find A Cosmic […]

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These Ants Are Just Crazy! – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceFire ants have been invading the American South for years. Originally introduced through an accidental importation from a docked cargo ship in Alabama, these venomous ants have spread throughout the southern part of the U.S. from Florida to California.Crazy Ants Rely On Secret Weapon In War Against Fire Ants, Research FindsPlanetSave.comWatch nearly invincible […]

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Cat Parasite Infects Arctic Belugas, Experts Blame Climate Change For … – International Business Times

International Business TimesToxoplasma gondii, or T. gondii, is a parasitic protozoan that reproduces in the intestines of cats, but the parasite has recently been found in Arctic beluga whales. Experts fear that climate change could be to blame. Creative Commons. A parasite that normally …Cat Parasite Spreads To Beluga Whales; Could Global Warming Be Involved […]

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Parasite found in house cats showing up in Arctic whales – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionA parasite often found in house cats has started showing up in beluga whales in the Arctic. The phenomenon was discovered by researchers from the University of British Columbia. The parasite, toxoplasma gondii, can cause sickness, and even blindness, …Arctic Whales Infected With Domestic Cat Parasite!The Utah People’s PostOh good, a freaky brain […]

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NASA’s IBEX Helps Find A Cosmic Roadmap To Galactic Magnetic Field – The Utah People’s Post

The Utah People’s PostNASA’s spacecraft Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX), which was launched the previous year, was the first to help paint a picture of the magnetic system beyond the solar wind which the scientists refer to as a ‘roadmap in the sky.’ The study reveals a …Strange Ribbon is a ‘Roadmap in the Sky’ for […]

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Watch nearly invincible crazy ant dominate fire ant by neutralizing its venom … – Science Recorder

Science RecorderWatch nearly invincible crazy ant dominate fire ant by neutralizing its venom [VIDEO]. The researchers believe this newly found detoxification process is the result of an ancient evolutionary arms race between fire ants and crazy ants. Watch nearly invincible …Crazy Ants Detoxifies Fire Ants Poison To Compete For Food: StudyThe AlmagestCrazy ant in chemical […]

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Mesozoic Fossil Of Chaohusaurus Discovered; Reveals Live Birth – The Almagest

The AlmagestA new discovery of 248 million-year-old fossil in china suggests the earliest live birth from Mesozoic marine reptile. The skeleton of Chaohusaurus is assumed to have died in labor. Published in the PLOS ONE journal, the finding says the newly found fossil …Ichthyosaurs Fossils reveal Origin of Live Birth on LandFrench TribuneMesozoic marine reptile […]

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Shark fin demand down in S’pore amid extinction threat – Channel News Asia

Channel News AsiaThe demand for shark fin soup has been declining in recent years, according to restaurants, hotels and suppliers in Singapore, while observers say that sharks could still face extinction in the next 10 years. PHOTOS; VIDEOS. A shark fin store in Hong Kong.World’s Biggest Slaughterhouse Of Endangered Shark Whales Discovered In …iScienceTimes.comSlaughterhouse Said […]

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Frogs’ love calls attract predators – The Japan Times

The Japan TimesWASHINGTON – A frog’s evening serenade beckons his would-be suitors but also summons competition from rivals and attracts predators, making dating a dangerous endeavor, international researchers say. The tiny brown tungara frog, found in Central and …Bats Hunt Frogs by Sensing Water Ripples Caused by Mating CallsThe EscapistTunagra frogs invite their predators while […]

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Polar Bears ‘More Resilient’ To Climate Change Than Thought, Can Survive Ice … – International Business Times

International Business TimesResearchers have witnessed polar bears feasting on everything from birds to caribou, and even plants and berries. Creative Commons. Polar bears are regularly thought of as being among the animals most burdened by climate change, often painted as …Polar Bears Changing Diet Due to Climate ChangeScience World ReportMelting ice posing threat to polar […]

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Now microscopic robots ‘Bio-Bots’ to diagnose diseases inside Human Body – The Utah People’s Post

The Utah People’s PostThe scientists have developed a microscopic robot that can swim like a sperm inside a human body and help in sensing many diseases by exploring the body’s complex environment in a simpler way. ‘Bio-Bots’, a self-propelled microscopic biological machine …‘Bio-Bot’ Swims Like A Sperm! Self-Propelled Biological Robots Advances [Video]Design & TrendThese tiny […]

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The Science Behind Ageing Sharks: Study Reveals Great Whites Can Live More … – International Business Times

International Business TimesAccording to the researchers, the age of the oldest female white shark sampled was 40, and that of the oldest male was 73. Reuters. Adult white sharks, also called great whites, can live up to 70 years or more, which is far longer than previously thought, …Great White Sharks Life Span Proven To […]