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Sep 19, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Discovery News
Awards that honor the occasionally wacky ways of science handed out in ceremony at Harvard theater.
Sep 19, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
This year's winners of the dubious prize include those who learned why banana peels are slipper and why we see Jesus in toast.
Sep 17, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
All is not what it seems underwater, as scientists have determined that some organisms are completely invisible when in water. Continue reading →
Sep 12, 2014 03:40 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A commission in Iceland has concluded that a legendary lake monster there exists; others aren't so sure. Continue reading →
Sep 9, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A chunk of amber preserves the exact moment, 50 million years ago, when a mite attached itself to an ant's head and began to feast. Continue reading →
Sep 5, 2014 02:46 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Is karma responsible for the misfortunes of the famous and infamous? Many people think so -- here's a closer look. Continue reading →
Sep 4, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Archerfish shoot to kill, using water as their weapon. Continue reading →
Sep 2, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The crickets have long, spiky legs and are freaking out some homeowners. Continue reading →
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