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DIY meal kit for growing steak made from human cells nominated for ‘Design of the Year’ Award

A DIY meal kit for growing steak made from human cells was recently nominated for the “design of the year.” While it could change how food is made, the makers assure eating their food is not “technically” cannibalism.
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PHOTO: Rare squid with creepy ‘elbow’ tentacles confuses scientists

Nature can be fascinating, but it can also be awfully eerie. A new bizarre photo showing a rare squid with ‘elbow’ tentacles is confusing scientists. Read more on RADIO.COM.
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Have Coronavirus Questions? You Can Now Skype a Scientist for Free

The news is dominated by stories about virus immunity, antibodies and generally speaking — science. Do you have any coronavirus questions? You can now Skype with a scientist for free.
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You've Been Calculating Your Dog's Age All Wrong

Apparently, one human year does not equal seven in dog years. While the common formula to convert your four-legged friend’s age into the canine equivalent has been to simply multiply it by seven, it has no scientific backing . There's a Better Way Calculate Your Dog's True Age in Dog Years,...
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Want To Play with Your Kitty in the Name of Science???

Best opportunity ever! Win/win cats and science!-Melissa (click for all the details) https://heavy.com/social/2019/06/play-with-your-cat-for-science-study/
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What's Cell Phone Use Doing To Our Bodies? This is terrifying!

It seems like our bodies are evolving (or devolving) because of cell use. Read the story below, does this scare you? Based on this will you alter your phone habits? -Melissa https://www.livescience.com/65711-humans-growing-bony-skull-spikes.html
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Chinese fossil sheds light on mysterious Neanderthal kin

By MALCOLM RITTER AP Science Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 40 years after it was found by a monk in a Chinese cave, a fossilized chunk of jawbone has been revealed as coming from a mysterious relative of the Neanderthals. Until now, the only known remains of these Denisovans were a few scraps of...
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Space rock left big crater on moon during full lunar eclipse

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A space rock left a massive crater on the moon during January's total lunar eclipse. Spanish scientists reported Tuesday the meteoroid hit the moon at 38,000 mph (61,000 kph), carving out a crater nearly 50 miles (15 meters) across. It...
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Nerd Talk: Bad News About Lava...

The volcanic activity from Mt. Kilauea is creating some awful problems for the people of Hawaii, but with anything radical like that, there's gonna be humans being all human-y and doing asinine things.
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Want to Live Longer? See More Concerts, Science Says

Science says the more shows the merrier.
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