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Not Extinct After All, Fanged Kashmir Musk Deer Spotted In Afghanistan
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, environment, research, investigation )

Marty
- 23 days ago - redorbit.com
The Kashmir musk deer, a strange breed with vampire-like fangs, was last spotted by a Danish survey team in 1948. That is, until a new study led by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) was released in a recent edition of the journal Oryx.
WWII Pilot Found Buried in Italian Corn Field
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 23 days ago - foxnews.com
The remains of an Italian WWII pilot who died in a dogfight with U.S. pilots 70 years ago have finally been unearthed -- still sitting on the parachute in the cockpit.
Invasion of the Data Snatchers
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, ACLU, private companies, government, data snatchers, petition )

Dandelion
- 31 days ago - aclu.org
New technologies are making it easier for private companies and the government to learn about everything we do - in our homes, in our cars, in stores, and within our communities.
This Amazing Battery Can Charge Your Electric Car in 5 Minutes
Science & Tech  (tags: New auto battery )

Michael
- 37 days ago - theautofuture.com
The average car battery's life is around the 5 year mark, this revolutionary battery's approximate life-length is 20 years, meaning replacement costs are cut, as well as environmental waste.
Here's What 9,000 Years of Breeding Has Done to Corn, Peaches, and Other Crops
Science & Tech  (tags: Agriculture, Farming, Breeding, Artificial Selection, Selecting Traits, Human Directed Evolution, Food Crops, Corn, Watermelon, Peaches, Infographic )

Brian
- 37 days ago - vox.com
"Fruits and vegetables have changed a lot since the onset of agriculture 10,000 years ago, as generation after generation of farmers artificially bred crops to select for more desirable traits like size and taste."
The Mythology of Dog Years
Science & Tech  (tags: pets, dogs, life span, dog years, myth, animals, research, study, interesting, humans )

CarrieSIC
- 53 days ago - priceonomics.com
In 2008, when the world's oldest reported dog -- a 29-year-old labrador named Bella -- passed away, Daily Mail wasted no time in sensationalizing the news: "The World's Oldest Dog Dies at the Age of 203 (in Canine Years)."
Wind Energy Innovation: Vortex Generators Jesse Broehl July 24, 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: performance, research, science, New Technology, safety, concept, design, energy, sustainable, technology, water, world, travel, green, eco-friendly, ecosystems, business, design )

Ruth
- 64 days ago - renewableenergyworld.com
"These small, simple fins, usually less than 8 centimeters tall and wide, energize airflow directionally around a blade when applied in multiples and keep it from erratically scattering as it passes over the blade surface." GREAT! LET'S GET THESE GOING!
Boy in China Will Walk Again With 3D-Printed Vertebra
Science & Tech  (tags: NewTechnology, 3-D printing, medicine, child, china, GoodNews, goodnews )

Glenn
- 75 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
3-D printing is even revolutionizing medicine.
Century After Extinction, Passenger Pigeons Remain Iconic--And Scientists Hope to Bring Them Back
Science & Tech  (tags: passenger pigeon, martha, deextinction, DNA, animals, species, Iconic, scientists, science, biologists, environment, humans, research, study, technology )

Lone
- 85 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
The 100th anniversary of the death of Martha, last of her kind, finds biologists dreaming of preventing or reversing extinctions.
 
 
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