New Origami Robot Handles Sea Creatures With a Softer Touch loading...
New Origami Robot Handles Sea Creatures With a Softer Touch
The sampler could help scientists better understand delicate deep-sea creatures.
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This Is What Happens to Your Brain During Depression
As part of National Geographic's Short Film Showcase
Explore This Exquisitely Detailed 3D Brain loading...
Explore This Exquisitely Detailed 3D Brain
The rainbow of tangled connections could help researchers unravel animal behavior.
Only Two Known Mammals Like Spicy Food loading...
Only Two Known Mammals Like Spicy Food
One is the human and the other, says a new study, is the tree shrew.
Fishing May Be Making Fish Less Sociable, More Aggressive loading...
Fishing May Be Making Fish Less Sociable, More Aggressive
By removing animals with certain personality traits, angling could have unforeseen effects on fish populations.
6 Amazing Sharks You've Never Heard Of loading...
6 Amazing Sharks You've Never Heard Of
From tiny plant-eaters to huge Arctic dwellers, these sharks are far more fascinating than fearsome.
First Baby Snake From Dinosaur Era Found in Amber loading...
First Baby Snake From Dinosaur Era Found in Amber
The delicate fossil is also the oldest known snake that lived in a forested ecosystem.
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Massive Iceberg Threatens Greenland Village
Icebergs are common to see in this region, but locals say this 300-foot-tall chunk of ice is one of the largest they've ever seen.
A Quadrillion Tons of Diamonds Lurk Deep Inside Earth loading...
A Quadrillion Tons of Diamonds Lurk Deep Inside Earth
The sparkly gems are even more common than thought, based on the latest estimates.
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This Temple Honors the Egyptian Queen Who Ruled as King
Hatshepsut's temple is one of the world’s most striking architectural masterpieces, but perhaps even more noteworthy is the woman who commissioned it
12 New Moons Found Orbiting Jupiter loading...
12 New Moons Found Orbiting Jupiter
Astronomers went looking for a far-off mystery planet and found a cadre of worlds much closer to home.

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