Scientists Create Supermice That Can’t Feel Cold

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Mice that can't feel cold sounds weird, but it may lead to a new generation of painkillers.


The Science of Love


Find out what drives love biologically, and why we simply love being in love.


New Molecule Makes Cancer Kill Itself

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"Cancer Suicide" is no longer a song by a black metal band, but a possible treatment for cancer.


We Were All Female


Gentlemen: Science has a confession.

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So We Officially Have Video Of The Giant Squid In Its Natural Habitat

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We've never had video of a live, giant squid before. But apparently 400 hours spent at crushing depths finally paid off.


Our Latest Weapon Against Brain Cancer: Scorpion Venom

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A creature so dangerous Israelis gave it the nickname 'The Deathstalker' is helping to fight brain cancer. Because even evil has standards.


Three Diseases That Are Actually Cultural Memes

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Memes, it turns out, really can be diseases of the mind! O'Reilly was right!

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Three Animals That Are Probably Making Fun Of You Behind Your Back

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These animals can talk. And they don't think much of what you've got to say.

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Otton Frog Has Spike Thumb, Is Nothing To Mess With

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"Otton frog": Japanese for "creepy-ass frog with spike."


The Blood Of The Young Reverses Cognitive Decline In Old Mice

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Yes, that tasty blood of the young can keep you young! Elizabeth Bathory was sort of right! Damn that's disturbing!

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Slime Mold Has An “External Memory”


So it turns out a slime mold is smarter than many children and more adults we know than we're entirely comfortable with.


How Microbes Will Let Us Explore Other Planets


Turns out microbes are useful little guys!


Octopus Handily Beats Up Shark While Stealing Food

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Fear the octopus, for he will end you with his many arms. Or just steal your food and laugh about it.


The Vampire Squid From Hell Turns Out To Be A Bit Of A Letdown

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"Vampire squid" is a name that science has wasted on the biological equivalent of that kid in first grade who ate paste. Seriously.


The Science of Procrastination


<a href="">AsapSCIENCE</a> explains how procrastination works -- and how to manage it.


Bees Can Alter Their Genetics When It Suits Them

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Bees can also still laugh at Nicolas Cage jokes, which is why whenever they show up at a stand-up night, comics scream "NOT THE BEES!"


The Origins of Cute


Hank from SciShow explains three scientific reasons why <a href="">cute things</a> make us a special kind of crazy.


The Only Known Creature That Could Survive Space


Spaced Out takes a look at tardigrades (or "water bears"), the only known creature on Earth that could survive the extreme conditions in the vacuum of outer space.

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Watch Bees Cook A Wasp Alive

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It's like a Nic Cage movie, except we'd feel bad if Nic Cage were killed by bees.

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