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A Dinosaur So Well Preserved, It Looks Like a Statue
The front half of a fossil of <i>Borealopelta</i>, an ankylosaur, with skin and soft tissue preserved along with the bones
Researchers hope Ugandan farmers will be growing pro-vitamin A bananas by 2021. Every year up to 750,000 children die due to a lack of Vitamin A. Several hundred thousand more go completely blind. These bananas will prevent those tragedies from happening. Bananas, Vegetable Garden, Scientists, Banana Vitamins, Cooking Bananas, Micro Nutrients, Vitamins For Kids, Vitamin A, Fig
Scientists Create Orange Bananas Full of Vitamin A
Researchers hope Ugandan farmers will be growing pro-vitamin A bananas by 2021. Every year up to 750,000 children die due to a lack of Vitamin A. Several hundred thousand more go completely blind. These bananas will prevent those tragedies from happening.
some very pretty orange and yellow mushrooms on a tree
How a Guy From a Montana Trailer Park Overturned 150 Years of Biology
Textbooks tell us that lichens are alliances between a fungus and an algae. They were wrong. This is incredibly exciting.
the book cover for 15 science youtube tube channels kids love with pictures of different objects
15 YouTube Channels of Fun Science Videos for Kids
cool science YouTube channels kids love. Great list.
the inside of an old building with brick walls
An unexpected discovery behind a wall at U-Va. teaches researchers about science
An unexpected discovery behind a wall at U-Va. teaches researchers about science - The Washington Post
a close up of a small white animal with black dots on it's face
Sea Bunnies: Japan Is Going Crazy About These Furry Sea Slugs
Meet Jorunna parva, a sea slug that looks a bit like a rabbit. His "ears" are rhinophores, or chemosensory scent/taste organs that help them detect chemicals in the water and navigate.
a small green plant with purple and white flowers on it's head, surrounded by other plants
Exploring the Life of a Leaf Sheep, Nature’s Tiny Phenomenon
Meet Costasiella kuroshimae, the Leaf Sheep, a type of sea slug. Through a process called kleptoplasty, these little guys eat algae and incorporate the chloroplasts into their bodies. They photosynthesize!
three white daisies with yellow centers are growing in gravel
Are Mutated Daisies Growing Near Fukushima?
Mutant Daisies. Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Faciation. Not everything is as it seems.
a small white chicken standing on top of dry grass in a barn floor filled with hay
Sorry Hipsters, That Organic Kale Is a Genetically Modified Food
Interesting. That Organic Kale Is a Genetically Modified Food And those juicy red grapefruits are mutants created by radiation exposure.
the book cover for 15 science youtube tube channels kids love with pictures of different objects
15 YouTube Channels of Fun Science Videos for Kids
cool science YouTube channels kids love. Great list.
a pink bug sitting on top of a green leaf
In North American Katydids, Green isn’t the Dominant Colour, Pink is
Recent breeding experiments have revealed that bright pink, not green, could be the most genetically dominant colouring of the North American oblong-winged katydid.
a group of glass marbles sitting on top of a white countertop next to each other
Why a Glass Ball Bounces Higher Than a Rubber Ball
This glass ball bounces higher than a rubber ball of the same size.
the night sky is filled with stars above an old bao tree in africa, where it's branches are almost bare
Diamond Nights: Africa's Oldest Trees Photographed Against Starry Night Skies by Beth Moon — Colossal
Africa’s Oldest Trees Photographed Against Starry Night Skies by Beth Moon