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Posted on Feb 8, 2016

The Atlantic

Why You Can't Keep Cockroaches Out of Your Home
The Atlantic
She and others have been building soft robots, inspired by flexible animals like octopuses and jellyfish. Eschewing hard shells and skeletons, these machines use floppy and stretchy materials instead. But these creations often sacrifice speed and ...

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Posted on Feb 8, 2016

RedOrbit

Newly-discovered fluorescent polyps light up sea snails in Red Sea
RedOrbit
"Sea hydroids, unlike hydrae, are often found in colonies and can branch off tiny jellyfish," said Vyacheslav Ivanenko, one of the authors of the research and the leading researcher of the Department of Invertebrate Zoology of the Lomonosov Moscow ...
New glowing creatures discovered in Red SeaThe Statesman
New, Beautiful, Luminous Creature Illuminates the Waters of the Red SeaScience World Report

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Posted on Feb 8, 2016

Chicago Sun-Times

Jellyfish ice, sturgeon & sheds: Chicago outdoor notes
Chicago Sun-Times
“Look, if anybody still wants to dispute the science around climate change, have at it. You'll be pretty lonely, because you'll be debating our military, most of America's business leaders, the majority of the American people, almost the entire ...

Posted on Feb 8, 2016

The Engineer

Mimicry becomes second nature
The Engineer
In recent years it has unveiled a succession of astonishing and frequently beautiful robotic creations – seagulls, jellyfish, dragonflies, and even a robot kangaroo – that have grabbed the headlines and helped cement the perception that this is a ...

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Posted on Feb 8, 2016

Barnegat Bay Needs to Be Put on 'Pollution Diet' to Limit Runoff, Bill Argues
NJ Spotlight
The process causes a sharp decline in eel grass, an important habitat for marine life, steep drops in clam populations, and an increase in sea nettles, a type of jellyfish, that has made impossible to wade or swim in some parts of the shallow bay ...

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Posted on Feb 5, 2016

Gizmodo

A Newly-Discovered Organism Turns Mud Snails Into Tiny Ravers
Gizmodo
The polyps are a form of hydrozoa, tiny invertebrates that can join together to form jellyfish-like creatures like the Portuguese Man O' War. Not much is known about these particular hydrozoans, but they are interesting to scientists because they use ...

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Posted on Feb 5, 2016

EurekAlert (press release)

Lomonosov Moscow State University
EurekAlert (press release)
An international team of biologists, which included researchers from the Lomonosov Moscow State University and the Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences, found and explored a new kind of ... "Sea ...

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Posted on Feb 3, 2016

Scientific American

Meet the Soft, Cuddly Robots of the Future
Scientific American
... including crawling robotic caterpillars, swimming fish-bots and undulating artificial jellyfish. On 29–30 April, ten teams will compete in Livorno in an international soft-robotics challenge—the first of its kind. Laschi, who serves as scientific ...

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Posted on Jan 18, 2016

The Guardian

Is it okay for vegetarians to eat jellyfish?
The Guardian
There aren't any obvious solutions to any of this, it's just interesting to note that, when you apply detailed scientific analysis, the divide between vegetarianism and non-vegetarianism is a lot more blurry than you'd expect. It's the same with race ...

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Posted on Jan 10, 2016

Science Recorder

Scientists: Jellyfish may save the planet from global warming
Science Recorder
Using samples of scyphozoans, ctenophores, and thaliaceans—or true jellyfish, comb jellies, and salps—the team observed how the various jellyfish sank inside cylinders filled with saltwater. According to Lebrato, the results were unexpected. “The ...

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