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Tiny energetic neutrinos that could have come from galaxies spotted in Antarctica

Tiny energetic neutrinos that could have come from galaxies spotted in AntarcticaNews from Nature World Report: Scientists have confirmed the presence of cosmic neutrinos buried deep with Antarctic’s ice sheets. These tiny, energetic particles called neutrinos could have arrived from … Continue reading

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Tiny Brine Shrimp Super Charge The Intensity of Waves In The Ocean

Tiny Brine Shrimp Super Charge The Intensity of Waves In The OceanNews from Capitalberg: Baby Boomers remember those sparkling ads in comic books and magazines showcasing the amazing Sea Monkeys. The ads depicted funny anthropomorphic pink skinned creatures swimming about … Continue reading

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At Harvard, tiny robots ‘swarm’ into shape

At Harvard, tiny robots ‘swarm’ into shapeNews from Boston Globe: CAMBRIDGE — When Harvard scientist Michael Rubenstein walks into the laboratory in the morning, he is greeted with a scene somewhere between a disco and the opening of a science … Continue reading

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Tiny Carnivore Evolved Into Huge Vegetarians

Tiny Carnivore Evolved Into Huge VegetariansNews from Discovery News: The earliest ancestor of land-dwelling plant eaters has been found, a new study reports, and there’s a surprising fact about the beastie: it was a meat lover. If you often bite … Continue reading

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Could tiny water droplets lower your electric bill? (+video)

Could tiny water droplets lower your electric bill? (+video)News from Christian Science Monitor: Researchers report that a water droplet acquires a charge when it ‘jumps’ from a water-repellant surface, a find that could make power plants more efficient. The activities … Continue reading

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Weird! Tiny frog hears through its mouth

Weird! Tiny frog hears through its mouthNews from Fox News: A small frog native to the Republic of Seychelles lacks a conventional middle ear and eardrum to hear sounds made by other frogs, but new research suggests these peculiar croakers … Continue reading

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Tiny Gardiner’s frog listens with its mouth

Tiny Gardiner’s frog listens with its mouthNews from BBC News: 2 September 2013 Last updated at 21:09 ET By Victoria Gill Science reporter, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Highly sensitive X-ray imaging techniques allowed … Continue reading

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Tiny fireball exoplanet completes one year in 8.5 hours

Tiny fireball exoplanet completes one year in 8.5 hoursNews from Register: Free whitepaper : Supercharge your infrastructure Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have discovered a new, Earth-sized exoplanet for which orbiting its star is literally all in a … Continue reading

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Tiny, 12-mile-wide moon found circling Neptune

Tiny, 12-mile-wide moon found circling NeptuneNews from Fox News: It’s a moon fit for a prince — a Little Prince, that is. In the inky black of space, at the farthest reaches of the solar system, a tiny white blemish … Continue reading

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Tiny Chinese Archicebus fossil is oldest primate yet found

Tiny Chinese Archicebus fossil is oldest primate yet foundNews from BBC News: 5 June 2013 Last updated at 13:06 ET By Jonathan Amos Science correspondent, BBC News Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Xijun Ni points out … Continue reading

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