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Science Blast: Young Engineers at Work

January 5, 2018 L. Jagi Lamplight Wright 0

Young challengers take a deep dive into engineering  Broadcom MASTERS finalists had to create remotely-operated vehicles that performed a underwater task Broadcom MASTERS finalists on the Silver Team test a remotely-operated vehicle they designed and […]

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Science Blast! A Bat, Am I?

September 24, 2017 L. Jagi Lamplight Wright 0

Yoda gets his own bat: The happy tube-nosed fruit bat (Nyctimene wrightae): female with young pup attached, showing characteristic long ears with thickened edge and short, brown hair. Image credit: Debra Wright. Yoda Bat’ from […]

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Science Blast! Tree-Cats Once Lived!

September 19, 2017 L. Jagi Lamplight Wright 1

Or, at least, a cat-like creature once lived in the trees: An artist’s reconstruction of Anatoliadelphys maasae. Image credit: Peter Schouten. Cat-Sized Marsupial Relative Lived in Turkey 43 Million Years Ago Named Anatoliadelphys maasae, the new species […]