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Millions Of Undiscovered Species On Earth, Study Finds

Millions Of Undiscovered Species On Earth, Study Finds | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Our world is a much wilder place than it looks. A new study estimates that Earth has almost 8.8 million species, but we've only discovered about a quarter of them.
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How Earth’s earliest life overcame a genetic paradox

How Earth’s earliest life overcame a genetic paradox | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Study of hydrothermal vents suggests how longer chains of RNA could have outcompeted their shorter, more primitive rivals
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The Ghosts In Our Machine - A cinematic feature length documentary that illuminates the lives of individual animals living within the machine of our modern world.

The Ghosts In Our Machine - A cinematic feature length documentary that illuminates the lives of individual animals living within the machine of our modern world. | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
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Speciesism: The Movie - Official Website

Speciesism: The Movie - Official Website | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Official website and trailer of Speciesism: The Movie. You'll never look at animals the same way again. Especially humans.
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Mirror image RNA enzymes may hold clues to origin of life

Mirror image RNA enzymes may hold clues to origin of life | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Enzymes that produce a mirror image of themselves may solve a 30-year-old puzzle
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World's Longest Snake Has Virgin Birth—First Recorded in Species

World's Longest Snake Has Virgin Birth—First Recorded in Species | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Thelma, a reticulated python, produced six baby snakes without the help of a male, new DNA evidence shows.
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Stop any kind of Safari hunting in Africa

Stop any kind of Safari hunting in Africa | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Killing these wild animals for a so-called "sport" does not help and give benefits anyone. Join the campaign and make a difference.
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New "Dreadnoughtus" Dinosaur Was One of World's Largest - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com

New "Dreadnoughtus" Dinosaur Was One of World's Largest - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Meet Dreadnaughtus schrani, a 65-ton, 85-foot giant dinosaur that roamed in what is now Patagonia, Argentina.
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Bill Nye Destroys Noah's Ark - YouTube

Bill Nye debunks the Bible's mythical story of Noah's Ark during a debate with Creationist Ken Ham at the Creation Museum in Kentucky. Subscribe to TDC on Yo...
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Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight: Tips on how to see it

Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight: Tips on how to see it | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight and you don't want to miss it.
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Ten Things You Didn't Know About SeaWorld - SeaWorld of Hurt

Ten Things You Didn't Know About SeaWorld - SeaWorld of Hurt | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Discover ten shocking truths about what really happens behind SeaWorld's closed doors.
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Hudson Valley Foie Gras Factory Farm Investigation

Hudson Valley Foie Gras Factory Farm Investigation | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
A COK investigator wore a hidden camera during a tour of Hudson Valley Foie Gras in Ferndale, New York - the largest foie gras factory farm in the U.S.
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Red Meat Increases Cancer Risk Through Immune Response

Red Meat Increases Cancer Risk Through Immune Response | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
A diet high in red meat has long been associated with cancer. Now scientists think they've found the culprit: a sugar molecule that causes inflammation.
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Duke study: Solution aversion, not science denial on climate change

Duke study: Solution aversion, not science denial on climate change | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
A new study out of Duke University found that many people treat their politics like some folks treat their health: If they don't like the likely solution, they just ignore the problem.
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New “Research” by UFO Cult Shows Consecrated Communion Wafers Contain No Amounts of Jesus

New “Research” by UFO Cult Shows Consecrated Communion Wafers Contain No Amounts of Jesus | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
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Halloween derived from ancient Celtic cross-quarter day | EarthSky.org

Halloween derived from ancient Celtic cross-quarter day | EarthSky.org | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Yes, Halloween is an astronomical holiday.
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Scientist stumbles upon spider as big as a puppy

Scientist stumbles upon spider as big as a puppy | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Goliath birdeater spider can weigh up to 6 ounces, with a leg span of up to a foot.
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Apart from the appendix, what other vestigial organs do humans possess? - Quora

Apart from the appendix, what other vestigial organs do humans possess? - Quora | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Religulous's insight:

I would add to this list the brains of creationists.

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Sign the Petition to President of South Africa Mr. Jacob Zuma - President of Uganda Mr. Yoweri Museveni - President of Kenya Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta - President of Tanzania Mr. Jakaya Kikwete - Presiden...

This petition has received 183,628 signatures. Kill these wild animals for a so-called "sport" does not help and give benefits anyone.All these African countries ca...
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New "Dreadnoughtus" Dinosaur Was One of World's Largest - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com

New "Dreadnoughtus" Dinosaur Was One of World's Largest - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Meet Dreadnaughtus schrani, a 65-ton, 85-foot giant dinosaur that roamed in what is now Patagonia, Argentina.
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics, The Most Popular Physics Book Ever Written, Now Completely Online

The Feynman Lectures on Physics, The Most Popular Physics Book Ever Written, Now Completely Online | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Last fall, we let you know that Caltech and The Feynman Lectures Website joined forces to create an online edition of The Feynman Lectures on Physics. They started with Volume 1. And now they've followed up with Volume 2 and Volume 3, making the collection complete.
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Feathers More Common Among Dinosaurs Than Previously Thought - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com

Feathers More Common Among Dinosaurs Than Previously Thought - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
The discovery of feathered dinosaurs not ancestral to birds leads researchers to conclude feathers were more common among the animals than we thought.
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Earth’s Magnetic Flips May Have Triggered Mass Extinctions - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com

Earth’s Magnetic Flips May Have Triggered Mass Extinctions - D-brief | DiscoverMagazine.com | Science and Nature | Scoop.it
Reversals of the Earth's magnetic field may have sparked the Triassic-Jurassic mass extinction, and others, by stripping oxygen from the atmosphere.
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