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August 2, 2010

 

A bowl of vanilla and strawberry ice cream

Glycoproteins, Xylomannan, And Bug Protein In Your Ice Cream

Did you know that scientists are studying how bugs survive in harsh, frozen environments to learn how to keep our ice cream cold?

January 30, 2009

 

Surfacing humpback whale

How Whales Fish

The humpback whale uses a special strategy to hunt fishy prey. Almost like human fishermen the whales use a fisher net built of air bubbles instead of rope.

May 13, 2008

 

Herring Swimming in a Group

The Musical Herring

The Atlantic herring is one of the most abundant fish on Earth. It's long been known that herring make chirp-like sounds, especially when startled or in danger.

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