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 2018-01-16 17:38 

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What's Hiding Inside Egypt's Great Pyramid? Tiny Robots May Find Out...

Using cosmic particles called muons, and possibly tiny robots, scientists hope to figure out what created two mysterious voids inside the Great Pyramid....

 2018-01-16 17:15 

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Apollo 17 Astronaut Laments Size of Moon Rock at Trump Signing Ceremony...

The visual aid could've been a bit more visible....

 2018-01-16 12:56 

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910 Carats! African Diamond Is Fifth Largest Ever...

A 910-carat diamond has been discovered in a mine in the African country of Lesotho. The find is the fifth-largest gem-quality diamond ever discovered. the fifth-largest gem-quality diamond ever discovered....

 2018-01-16 11:55 

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How Fast Can Quantum Computers Get?...

Turns out, there's a quantum speed limit that could put the brakes on quantum computing....

 2018-01-16 11:48 

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What in the World Is Metallic Hydrogen?...

Hydrogen in extreme conditions, like below the cloud tops of Jupiter, starts acting...very strange....

 2018-01-16 11:48 

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Rats May Not Be to Blame for Spreading 'Black Death'...

Rats get a bad rap for spreading the plague, or Black Death, that killed millions of people in medieval Europe. But they may not be to blame....

 2018-01-16 11:41 

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Untouched 'Frozen Tomb' Discovered in Siberia...

A frozen burial mound that may contain the graves of Scythian royals has been identified in Russia....

 2018-01-16 11:05 

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6-Year-Old Hallucinates After Taking Tamiflu: Why You Shouldn't Panic...

Tamiflu can sometimes cause psychosis. You should probably still take it if your doctor prescribes it....

 2018-01-16 09:26 

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Archaeologists Begin Search for Tomb of King Tut's Wife...

Excavations have begun in an area of the Valley of the Kings where the tomb of Tutankhamun's wife may be located, archaeologist Zahi Hawass announced....

 2018-01-16 08:50 

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Uganda Confirms Case of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever: What Is It?...

A 9-year-old boy in Uganda has tested positive for a potentially life-threatening disease called Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever....

 2018-01-16 08:48 

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The Internet Is Changing the Way People Feel About Religion...

Does more Internet mean less God? Probably not — but it might mean less church....

 2018-01-16 07:22 

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Facelift by Lava: Eruption Makes Volcano a Perfect Cone...

A fiery burst of lava has repaired a formerly lopsided volcano....

 2018-01-16 07:02 

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Is America's Hypersonic Spy Plane Back and Better Than Ever?...

Some ambiguous wording during an aerospace conference hints that a new hypersonic spy plane may have already been built....

 2018-01-15 15:17 

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Photos: This Dinosaur's Feathers Shimmered with Iridescence...

A duck-size dinosaur that lived during the Jurassic period sported dazzling, iridescent feathers....

 2018-01-15 15:09 

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Little 'Rainbow' Dinosaur Discovered by Farmer in China...

This is the oldest iridescent dinosaur on record....

 2018-01-15 11:37 

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Here's a Perfect Example of Why You Shouldn't Stifle Your Sneeze...

A 34-year-old man in England ruptured his throat when he tried to stop a sneeze....

 2018-01-15 08:00 

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Brain Connections Set Creative Thinkers Apart...

Being creative is all about making connections — in your brain, that is....

 2018-01-14 15:12 

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Wild 360-Degree Video Lets You See the Milky Way As a Giant Black Hole Would...

A new 360-degree simulation that uses data from NASA's Chandra X-Ray Observatory is helping astronomers better understand more than 22 stellar giants found at the center of the Milky Way galaxy....

 2018-01-13 13:42 

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Goopy GIF: You Can't Look Away from This Mesmerizing Experiment...

A weird GIF highlights the magic of ferrofluids....

 2018-01-13 13:36 

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Writing a To-Do List Before Bed Could Help You Sleep...

According to a small study, participants who took 5 minutes to write out a to-do list before bed fell asleep more quickly than participants who wrote about tasks they had already completed....

 2018-01-13 13:35 

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Scientists 3D-Printed Squishy, Brain-Like Tissue for the 1st Time...

A new 3D-printing technique can create tissues as soft as a human's squishy brain or spongy lungs something that has not been possible before....

 2018-01-12 17:15 

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You Have the Flu. Should You Go to the Doctor, or Wait It Out?...

When you have the flu, one choice looms large in front of your feverish eyes: Should you drag your aching body out in the cold to go to the doctor or hospital, or should you just wrap yourself in blankets, drink fluids and stay put?...

 2018-01-12 17:13 

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Why Do Hurricanes Have Eyes? Scientists Still Don't Really Know...

A new paper offers the most complete model yet of how a hurricane gets its eye....

 2018-01-12 14:40 

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'Raw' Diet for Pets Not As Healthy As You Might Think...

A "raw" diet for pets carries risks of exposure to parasites and bacteria....

 2018-01-12 12:29 

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Huge Glaciers Found Hiding Beneath Mars Surface...

The newfound sheets are buried by just a few feet of Martian dirt in some places, meaning it might be accessible to future crewed missions....

 2018-01-12 12:06 

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Why Women Have the Survival Advantage in Times of Crisis...

Women have a longer life expectancy than men do under normal circumstances, and now a new study from Denmark and Germany reveals that women also outlive men even in the worst of times. ...

 2018-01-12 12:04 

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Serena Williams' Blood Clot After Childbirth: How Does It Happen?...

Tennis star Serena Williams has revealed that she experienced potentially life-threatening blood clots after giving birth to her daughter last year....

 2018-01-12 12:00 

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Silk Road Travelers' Ancient Knowledge May Have Irrigated Desert...

By using drones, experts have mapped a desert in China whose people may have learned about irrigation from travelers on the silk road....

 2018-01-12 10:37 

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US Launches Spy Satellite on Secret Mission...

The fleet of U.S. spy satellites has just welcomed a new member....

 2018-01-12 10:16 

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Wild Rumors Fly as Pentagon Shuts Down Questions on Secretive 'Zuma' Mission...

It's been perhaps the weirdest week of news and mysteries in the history of private spaceflight. And it's ending in a swirl of confusion, silence, and whispers at the Pentagon....

 2018-01-12 09:00 

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'Alien' Shark with Goblin-Like Jaws Hauled Up from the Deep Sea...

Researchers just caught five viper dogfish off the coast of Taiwan, a real surprise because the species is so elusive....

 2018-01-12 07:54 

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Why Scientists Just Created the Creepiest Robot Baby You'll Ever See...

This dirt-dispersing robot-baby torso will crawl out of the lab and into your nightmares....

 2018-01-12 07:32 

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Don't Eat Laundry Pods: Why the 'Tide Pod Challenge' Is So Dangerous...

Teens are deliberately eating laundry pods as part of a new online fad called the Tide Pod Challenge....

 2018-01-12 06:40 

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Even Chemists Are Baffled by This GIF of a Droplet Spiraling to Its Doom...

A viral GIF shows a single drop of liquid spinning like a glorious galaxy until it suddenly evaporates. Why? Good question....

 2018-01-11 17:46 

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UFO Legacy: What Impact Will Revelation of Secret Government Program Have?...

The New York Times and Politico Magazine revealed last month that the United States government ran a mysterious UFO-investigation program from 2007 to 2012. Will this information change the way Americans and the world regard UFOs?...

 2018-01-11 17:11 

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Owls Dying Near Marijuana Farms (Here's Why)...

If asked,spotted owls would likely vote against marijuana legalization....

 2018-01-11 16:51 

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Going into Space Crushes the Delicate Nerves in Your Eyeballs...

Researchers have shown that space travel puts a powerful, dangerous squeeze on the fragile tips of optic nerves....

 2018-01-11 15:13 

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Pelican Spiders Are the Weirdest-Looking Assassins You'll Ever See...

These killer spiders look like birds and strike like ninjas. New research suggests there's way more of them than scientists thought....

 2018-01-11 12:52 

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Why Are Women Really Accused of Witchcraft?...

Most anthropologists believe that witch labeling has evolved to get people to conform. But new research suggests an alternative explanation....

 2018-01-11 12:40 

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Cahokia: North America's First City...

Cahokia was one of the largest cities in the world hundreds of years before Columbus. But by 1400 A.D., it had been abandoned. ...

 2018-01-11 12:10 

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Is There Radium In Your Tap Water? New Map Can Show You...

You might be surprised to hear that tap water for more than 170 million Americans contains the radioactive element....

 2018-01-11 11:54 

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Out-of-This-World Diamond-Studded Rock Just Got Even Weirder...

It came from outer space, but otherwise the origin of the Hypatia stone remains a total mystery....

 2018-01-11 06:42 

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Don't Touch the Monkeys! Florida Macaques Carry Virus Lethal to Humans...

Macaques in Florida's Silver Springs State Park carry a strain of herpes that can be deadly to humans....

 2018-01-11 06:34 

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The 'Black Hole' Optical Illusion of the Bird of Paradise Explained...

Male birds of paradise have specialized feathers that reflect back only the barest amount of light, creating a light-sucking matte effect....

 2018-01-11 06:20 

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This Bird 'Eyeball' Survived 120 Million Years...

Fossilized eye tissue in a 120-million-year-old bird has revealed that this ancient creature could likely see in color. ...

 2018-01-10 14:58 

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Merge Made A VR Headset Suited For Kids...

Merge wants to introduce your kids to VR. The company announced the Merge Mini, a smaller version of its lightweight smartphone-based VR headset designed to fit the heads of kids better than previous models. ...

 2018-01-10 14:49 

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Runners' Back Pain Starts Deep, 3D Models Show...

Researchers used motion-capture technology and pressure-sensitive plates to model runners' bone and muscle movements and track the source of back pain. ...

 2018-01-10 14:21 

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This Colorful Kit Lets Kids Build a Programmable Camera...

The Kano Camera Kit gives kids the tools to construct and write code for a digital camera with LED lights....

 2018-01-10 13:46 

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Root Is a Coding Robot That Will Grow With Your Kids...

This disc shaped, programmable robot is simple enough for four-year-olds, but challenging enough for teens....

 2018-01-10 12:24 

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Alligators 'Snorkel' to Survive Ice-Covered Swamp...

Why did these alligators stick their noses out of the water during last week's cold snap?...

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