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1. Ecstasy Unleashes Love Hormone
1. Ecstasy Unleashes Love Hormone
(Clubbers who take the "love drug" ecstasy really might be "loved up". Studies in rats suggest the drug causes a brain surge of oxytocin - the hormone that helps bond couples, as well as mothers to their babies.)
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Category: Biology & Medicine
2. Computer Viruses Are 25 Years Old
2. Computer Viruses Are 25 Years Old
(One of modern society's biggest problems celebrates its 25th birthday.)
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Category: Technology
3. NASA's 'Orbiting Carbon Observatory' Ditches into Ocean After Major Fault
3. NASA's 'Orbiting Carbon Observatory' Ditches into Ocean After Major Fault
(A groundbreaking £190million Nasa satellite designed to measure carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere ditched into the sea after suffering severe technical difficulties following its launch this morning.)
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Category: Astronomy
4. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
4. Scientists Can Now See Individual Atoms
(New developments in microscopy have allowed researchers to image individual bonds within a molecule — seeing down to the atom scale. )
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Category: Physics
5. Dürer's Rhinoceros
5. Dürer's Rhinoceros
(Dürer's Rhinoceros is the name commonly given to a woodcut created by German painter and printmaker Albrecht Dürer in 1515.)
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Category: Documentaries
6. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
6. 1st Flight of a Pedaled, Wing-Flapping Plane
(August 2nd marked the first human-powered flight of an ornithopter. Wait, a what?)
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Category: Technology
7. Google vs. Facebook: What Business Needs To Know
7. Google vs. Facebook: What Business Needs To Know
(For now, Facebook will continue to rule social media, but Google will continue to rule search.)
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Category: Technology
8. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
8. Tiny Robot Crawls Through Your Veins
(This tiny nano bot is 4mm from end to end,can crawl through your veins locate tumors and zap it with drugs.The bot is controlled by a elecromagnetic field outside the robot that propels it forward.)
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Category: Biology & Medicine
9. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
9. Learning The Elements Cartoon Style
(Proof that everything is easier to learn when presented via Pokemon-style. Artist Kacie D. lovingly anthropomorphized every single element, which deserves to be converted into a children’s book. )
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Category: Physics
10. 15 Deadliest Beach Creatures
10. 15 Deadliest Beach Creatures
(keep away from any of thesse 15 deadly beach dwellers.)
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Category: Biology & Medicine

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1. New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune
1. New Spider Found in Giant Sand Dune
(A new species of spider has been discovered in the dune of the Sands of Samar in the southern Arava region of Israel, scientists from from the department of biology at the University of Haifa-Oranim said this week.)
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Rating: 2.99
Category: Living World
2. Mutant Worms Spin Spider Silk
2. Mutant Worms Spin Spider Silk
(As strange as it sounds, scientists and businessmen alike have been trying to harvest the incredibly strong webbing of spiders for years. )
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Rating: 2.99
Category: Living World
3. Birds Falling Dead or Dying From the Sky
3. Birds Falling Dead or Dying From the Sky
(in Arkansas and now Louisiana, hundreds of dead birds coat the ground)
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Rating: 2.99
Category: Living World
4. Baseball Batting Robot
4. Baseball Batting Robot
(Some people have built a robot to play baseball.)
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Rating: 2.99
Category: Technology
5. Reviving Extinct Woolly Mammoths
5. Reviving Extinct Woolly Mammoths
(Interesting idea, what would be the consequences? Could we end up spreading some old disease that could wipe out our present day elephants?)
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Rating: 2.99
Category: Biology & Medicine
6. 6 Inventions That'll Blow Your Mind
6. 6 Inventions That'll Blow Your Mind
(The following six inventions in particular could reshape how we live and interact with the world around us. We have included videos because some of these creations are so amazing you’ll have to see them to believe it!)
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Rating: 2.98
Category: Technology
7. World Drawn Using Facebook Connections
7. World Drawn Using Facebook Connections
(All country borers are drawn with facebook friends connections.)
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Rating: 2.98
Category: Humanity
8. Humanity Has Cured The Ebola Virus!
8. Humanity Has Cured The Ebola Virus!
(An RNA-based drug has treated an infection of the deadly Ebola virus – the first drug to have been shown to do so in all recipients.)
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Rating: 2.98
Category: Biology & Medicine
9. Flooding In Western Afghanistan
9. Flooding In Western Afghanistan
(aerial footage courtesy of the Afghan Air Force. These images use both visible and IR light to contrast water and land.)
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Rating: 2.98
Category: Living World
10. New Species Of Prehistoric Creatures Discovered
10. New Species Of Prehistoric Creatures Discovered
(In just four years a University of Portsmouth palaeontologist has discovered 48 new species from the age of the dinosaurs.)
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Rating: 2.98
Category: Astronomy