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The Most Bizarre, Surprising, and Disgusting Animal Superpowers

The Most Bizarre, Surprising, and Disgusting Animal Superpowers | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
So far, superheroes are only fictional. But some of their powers already exist in the world, possessed by a whole range of strange species. Some creatures have even more amazing, surprising, weird, funny or disgusting powers than any superhero.
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7 Naughty Evolutionary Theories

7 Naughty Evolutionary Theories | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Admit it, at some point you've wondered why women tend to make more noise during sex, or why men are so obsessed with breasts. These aren't just random occurrences; they actually offer distinct evolutionary advantages to mankind.
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Microraptor: A 4-Winged, Fish-Eating Dinosaur

Microraptor: A 4-Winged, Fish-Eating Dinosaur | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Fossilized guts reveal that Microraptor -- a four-winged flying dinosaur -- had a taste for fish.
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Imagine If This Crazy Confederate Helicopter Had Actually Been Able to Fly

Imagine If This Crazy Confederate Helicopter Had Actually Been Able to Fly | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Back in the 1860s, repeating rifles were a pretty new development. There was a still a lot of horse-riding and open field-fighting. And the Ashokan Farewell played under everything.
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Recombinant Rhymer Encodes Poetry in DNA

Recombinant Rhymer Encodes Poetry in DNA | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Canadian poet Christian Bök wants his work to live on after he's gone. Like, billions of years after. He's going to encode it directly into the
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Deep-Sea Fossils Yield Traces of a 2 million-year-old Supernova

Deep-Sea Fossils Yield Traces of a 2 million-year-old Supernova | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If Shawn Bishop, a physicist at the Technical University of Munich, is correct about a certain iron-loving deep-sea bacteria, then their fossilized remains hold iron traces from a supernova that exploded 2.2 million years ago possibly in the...
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Meet the Man With iPhone-Controlled Bionic Arms

Meet the Man With iPhone-Controlled Bionic Arms | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Back in 2008, Jason Koger had the misfortune of running over a downed power line on his four-wheeler, being shocked with 7,200 volts of electricity, and ultimately having both his hands amputated.
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11 Weirdest Animals of all Time -

11 Weirdest Animals of all Time - | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
11 Weirdest Animals of all Time Huffington Post We don't know where the next strange creature will emerge from, whether thick forest, the deepest ocean depths or the anal cavity of some gentle, unwitting host, but when they do, it's a good bet that...
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Japanese Vodka Made from Fermented Giant Hornets

Japanese Vodka Made from Fermented Giant Hornets | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The voracious Japanese giant hornet has a quarter-inch stinger that pumps out venom containing an enzyme so strong that it can literally dissolve human tissue.
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Man flies from Robben Island to Cape Town using helium balloons - Telegraph

Man flies from Robben Island to Cape Town using helium balloons  - Telegraph | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A South African man has become the first person to float from Robben Island to Cape Town using only helium balloons.
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Termites might be behind mystery of desert 'fairy circles'

Termites might be behind mystery of desert 'fairy circles' | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
By Tanya LewisLiveScience The (Termites might be behind mystery of desert 'fairy circles': By Tanya LewisLiveScience The "artists" behind biz...
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KILLER SEX? 'Dead' Prostitute Comes Back To Life

KILLER SEX? 'Dead' Prostitute Comes Back To Life | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A prostitute in Bulowayo, Zimbabwe, is bringing new meaning to the term "killer sex" after authorities thought she died during an encounter with a customer. However, she came back to life just as officials placed her in a metal coffin.
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What 10 Days Underwater Can Do to Your Hands

What 10 Days Underwater Can Do to Your Hands | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
You know how the skin on your hands gets wrinkly every time you spend a little too much time in the bathtub? Imagine what your hands must look like after ten full days of being submerged underwater.
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Radioactive Microbes Nuke Tumor Cells

Radioactive Microbes Nuke Tumor Cells | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A group of researchers has hit upon a novel way to halt cancer's spread: delivering radiation directly to the cancer cells using genetically modified bacteria.
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why evolution didn’t really need darwin

why evolution didn’t really need darwin | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Generally, we tend to associate powerful theories with the people who first proposed them and say that without Galileo, Newton, Darwin, Einstein, Heisenberg, Turing, or all the other scientists featured in countless books as visionaries, our world...
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Animal chiropractors adjust elephants, guinea pigs -- even snakes 

Animal chiropractors adjust elephants, guinea pigs -- even snakes  | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Thirty years ago, Dr. Gene Giggleman was a veterinarian who thought chiropractors were quacks.
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Price of fame: Performers and sports stars die younger

LONDON (Reuters) - The price of fame can be high with an international study on Thursday finding that people who enjoy successful entertainment or sporting careers tend to die younger.
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WATCH: Beer Bottle That Lights Up Coming Soon?

WATCH: Beer Bottle That Lights Up Coming Soon? | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
There's already a beer can that turns mountains blue when it gets cold enough, so why not have a beer bottle that lights up when you party?
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10 Weirdest Fossils

10 Weirdest Fossils | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Nature never ceases to amaze us. Take a look at the most amazing fossils ever discovered.
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“Mystery Primate” Spotted in Dorchester, Dorset

“Mystery Primate” Spotted in Dorchester, Dorset | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A seventeen year-old girl snapped a shot of a “mystery primate” bounding through a local park in Dorchester, Dorset.
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The Ocellated Ice Fish – World’s Only Vertebrate with Transparent Blood

The Ocellated Ice Fish – World’s Only Vertebrate with Transparent Blood | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Every animal with bones hemoglobin in its blood, which carries oxygen through its body and gives blood its red color. Every animal except one – the ocellated ice fish which has water-clear blood.
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24 Things You Didn't Know About Beer

24 Things You Didn't Know About Beer | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Beer is often considered a man's drink (less so now, but still to some degree.) Typically, women have historically ordered wine and men ordered beer.
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Monty Python’s John Cleese (almost) explains our brain.

Monty Python’s John Cleese (almost) explains our brain. | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Monty Python’s John Cleese almost explains our brains. In more serious – but no less humorous – insight, see Cleese on 5 factors to make your life more creative.
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WATCH: 'Hacking' Bodies For Superhuman Senses

WATCH: 'Hacking' Bodies For Superhuman Senses | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
For thousands of years, people have been modifying their bodies. But have you ever thought about extending your senses beyond the limits of human nature? (Body hacking: What happens when man and machine merge?
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