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6 Shocking Things About Chimps : DNews

6 Shocking Things About Chimps : DNews | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
Chimps are very much like humans, from giggling to grieving.
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If The Lion King Was An Accurate Science Documentary - io9

If The Lion King Was An Accurate Science Documentary
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All was quiet on the arid plains of Africa when, suddenly, hundreds of animals rushed out of hiding and in a lumbering stampede ran towards Pride Rock, the highest point on the Serengeti.
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DNews: The Difference Between a Typhoon and a Hurricane : DNews

DNews: The Difference Between a Typhoon and a Hurricane : DNews | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
It's among the strongest storms ever recorded on the planet. Super Typhoon Haiyan slammed into the Philippines with winds touching 235 miles per hour. Trace looks at how this typhoon differs from hurricanes, and how such a monster storm came to be.
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BBC Documentary - The Magical Forest (HD)

BBC Documentary 2012 - The Magical Forest Secrets of Our Living Planet showcases the incredible ecosystems that make life on Earth possible. Using beautifull...
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Mystery Alignment of Dying Stars Puzzles Scientists

Mystery Alignment of Dying Stars Puzzles Scientists | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
Dying stars that are among the most beautiful objects in the universe line up across the night sky, and astronomers aren't sure why. These "cosmic butterflies" all have their own formation histories, but something is making them dance in step.
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Bugging Nature: How You Can Record Insect Sounds for Science - Wired

Bugging Nature: How You Can Record Insect Sounds for Science - Wired | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
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It's a blind spot that extends even to science, where Orthopteran species distributions and population trends are poorly described.
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WATCH: Baby Panda Meets Mom For The First Time

WATCH: Baby Panda Meets Mom For The First Time | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
Welcome to the world baby panda cub. The Taipei Zoo is celebrating its newest resident, a one-month old giant panda nicknamed Yuan Zai.
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"There are less than 1,600 pandas left in the wild and the animals are especially hard to raise in captivity. Pandas have a very small breeding window and when cubs are born they're highly susceptible to disease and smothering by their much larger mothers."
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INFOGRAPHIC: Facts You Never Knew About The Puffin

INFOGRAPHIC: Facts You Never Knew About The Puffin | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
If you love cute, funny animals as much as we do, the Atlantic puffin is probably already on your radar. With their bright red beaks and sweet little squawk, puffins are a popular bird.
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DNews: 3 Shark Myths Debunked : DNews

DNews: 3 Shark Myths Debunked : DNews | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
So many things you think you know about sharks are WRONG! Anthony and Laci team up to debunk three common myths about these toothy predators.
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Rare Sumatran Tiger Cubs Born at National Zoo : DNews

Rare Sumatran Tiger Cubs Born at National Zoo : DNews | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
With fewer than 500 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, the births mark the latest steps in the effort to save the endangered species.
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National Geographic - Super Spider Documentary

This is a fascinating documentary about spiders, made by National Geographic.
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Cashmere trade threat to big cat

Cashmere trade threat to big cat | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
The global demand for Mongolian cashmere is threatening endangered snow leopards, according to a new report.
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Our World: Sunsets and Atmosphere

How is NASA using SAGE-III to help us learn about the air we breathe? See how the colors of sunsets tell us about the particles in the air. Find out how putt...
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Bumblebee in spider's web rescued by other bumblebee - YouTube

UPDATE: an expert disappoints (don't blame the messenger) http://theconversation.com/no-thats-not-a-video-of-a-bee-rescuing-its-friend-from-a-spider-28020 A ...
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7 incredibly large animals you won't believe exist

7 incredibly large animals you won't believe exist | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
The Giant African snail If you're a snail in Africa, you either go big, or go home. Ok, that makes no sense whatsoever, but bare with me. The giant Gh
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Food Helmet Sustains You With Algae : DNews

Food Helmet Sustains You With Algae : DNews | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
The Algaculture Symbiosis Suit captures carbon dioxide to feed populations of suit-embedded algae. Yum! Continue reading →
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Pioneer Science: Discovering Deep Space | BBC Documentary

Around the world, a new generation of astronomers are hunting for the most mysterious objects in the universe. Young stars, black holes, even other forms of ...
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Climate Panel Cites Near Certainty on Warming - New York Times

Climate Panel Cites Near Certainty on Warming - New York Times | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
RedOrbit Climate Panel Cites Near Certainty on Warming New York Times An international panel of scientists has found with near certainty that human activity is the cause of most of the temperature increases of recent decades, and warns that sea...
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20 Animals You Won't Believe Are Real!

20 Animals You Won't Believe Are Real! | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
You'll have to look twice at these crazy-looking animals.
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Study Reveals Unbelievable Tool For Battling Climate Change

Study Reveals Unbelievable Tool For Battling Climate Change | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
A study released Wednesday on the effect of climate change on old-growth redwood forests revealed a surprising silver lining: not only have the trees thrived as the temperature has risen, but they may also be an unparalleled tool in fighting global...
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SOLVED: Space Mystery 40 Years In The Making

Space scientists have solved a cosmic mystery that had stumped them for the past 40 years.
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Beach-Hopping Turtle Moms Threatened : DNews

Beach-Hopping Turtle Moms Threatened : DNews | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
Mobile mother turtles face threats from shrimp boats and fossil fuel drilling operations. Continue reading →
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Dolphins Can Remember Their Friends After Twenty Years Apart

Dolphins Can Remember Their Friends After Twenty Years Apart | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
Tests on captive animals reveal that the marine mammals now hold the record for retaining memories longer than any other non-human species
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Researchers Find More Evidence That Dolphins Use Names - Wired

Researchers Find More Evidence That Dolphins Use Names - Wired | Teaching Teens environment and astronomy | Scoop.it
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For decades, scientists have been fascinated by dolphins' so-called signature whistles: distinctive vocal patterns learned early and used throughout life.
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Environmental Science & Weather : How the Moon Affects the Changing of the Tides

The gravitational pull of the moon and the rotation of the earth, coupled with the centripetal force of the earth, causes two high tides and two low tides th...
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