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Newly Discovered Dinosaur Had Four Wings and Ability to Fly

Dinosaurs have been at the crossroads of science and pop culture for decades now, especially with the book Jurassic Park and the film of the same name. One of the biggest theories of the dinosaur pop culture/scientific phenomenon is that ...

Emerald Wasp Creates Zombie Roaches Using Neurotoxin

The Emerald Wasp has the unique ability to turn the common household cockroach into its zombie slave by using a powerful neurotoxin. With two stings, the Emerald Wasp causes the cockroach to lose its ability to initiate its own movement, even ...

Promising Brain Cancer Vaccine Developed

A team at the National Center for Tumor Diseases have developed a promising new brain cancer vaccine that stops tumors in their tracks. Specifically targeting a protein commonly found in various brain cancers, the vaccine has been observed ...

BOOM: Sandia Dropping Science to Disarm Terrorists

A new fertilizer that fizzles in a homemade bomb instead of exploding could save lives around the world. Evildoers have long known that common ammonium nitrate fertilizer can be easily transformed into a cheap and brutally effective explosive to ...

Black Hole Throwdown: My Magnetic Field is Stronger Than Yours

Analysis of radio waves shows long-neglected magnetic fields have an unexpected presence. Will this undermine the drama behind decades of misinformed sci-fi stories? Black holes have long played an important role in worrying humans to the edge ...

What in the World Ate This Great White Shark in the Ocean?

As film fans we are all aware of the dangers of shark attacks. If films like Jaws and the numerous shark attack movies have anything to tell us, it’s that a shark is not a creature to be messed with. An apex predator, it is the master of the ...