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Around the Sky in 80 Kilowatts: Edmonds' Flying Dynamo
Photo: Image by: annbananne It would take a stony hearted environmentalist not to appreciate the uplifting sight of hot air balloons floating in the air. But it could be argued that our oldest flying devices are vehicles for environmental harm … <a
15 Beautiful Screech Owl Photographs
Screech owls are strikingly beautiful birds with wonderful colors and markings, but if you want to see one in the wild, you’ll have to look carefully, as they are also masters of disguise.
Why Are Dolphins Dying on the U.S. East Coast?
Dolphins have been dying in alarming numbers along the East Coast of the U.S., and scientists are desperately trying to find out the cause of the fatalities.
Scientists Recreate Neanderthal Voices
Thanks to some very complex research and a computer synthesizer, scientists have obtained a rough estimation of what a <a href=”http://media.newscientist.com/data/images/ns/av/d
What is The Hyperloop Transport System All About?
The Hyperloop could revolutionize travel as we know it. But is it practical, or just the pipe dream of an individual dubbed the real-life Iron Man?
Chinese Zoo Tries to Pass Dog Off as Lion
People flock to zoos to see some of the most fearsome wild animals around. In one Chinese zoo, however, patrons were rather surprised to find a domestic pet passed off as the king of the jungle.
Scientists Invent Tiny Chemical Condom for Bugs
There’s an old saying that goes: “If you can’t beat them, make them sterile.” Scientists have found <a href="http://uk.reuters.com/article/scienceNews/idUKL0927409420071209?feedType=RSS&feedName=scienceNews&pageNumber=2&virtualBrandCha
Canada at Bali: Oh, the Shame
I am a Canadian, and I am ashamed that Prime Minister Stephen Harper is from Canada. How far has democracy fallen, when we have a majority of the population that favors action on averting the climate crisis, and a majority of our politicians doing noth
Why You Should Eat Weeds
Want to save money on food? Take a look at what is growing on your lawn.