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Scientists at the Dolphin Research Centre in the Florida Keys have found that blindfolded dolphins can sense and imitate the actions of other dolphins nearby. Could this be evidence of extrasensory perveption?

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There’s exciting news for those of us whowish to bridge the gap between video games and the real world. Researchers haverecently constructed what may be the world’s first video games incorporatingliving organisms! 

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Ever wonder why penguins are so “well-dressed”? In fact, the black and white tuxedo-like “look” of the modern day penguin is a departure from that of a prehistoric predecessor.

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While the cast of the movie The Hangover gets themselves intohilarious predicaments the day after a night of excessive drinking inLas Vegas, the reality of an actual hangover is a lot less humorous.

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The common cold is really just a collection of symptoms caused by the reaction of your immune system to viruses.

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Even though the consequences of a head injury can be severe, you can keep yourself safe while playing hockey by wearing properly fitted protective head gear such as helmets and making smart decisions on the ice.

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What is sustainable seafood? With an industry as huge as seafood, what can you do as an individual to make sure your favourite fish dish will be around for the next generation to enjoy?

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How on earth do monarchs find their way so far from home, when many people can’t find their cars in a mall parking lot? Well, they fly south using the sun as a compass.

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Giant hogweed, why the frenzy of fear? The sap of the giant hogweed can cause severe burns and even temporary blindness. It’s a very obnoxious noxious weed!

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For decades, women have relied on mascaras to enhance the look of their eyelashes by making them appear thicker and longer.

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