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Mantis Shrimp Is Stronger Than Airplanes
2014-04-23 03:00:09

Inspired by mantis shrimp, researchers design composite material stronger than standard used in airplane frames.

Spearing Mantis Shrimp Uses Muscle Power To Attack Enemy
2012-11-23 13:23:57

Spearing mantis shrimp must eat plenty of spinach, because scientists have determined it is their muscle power that thrusts them towards their enemy's doom.


Word of the Day
palinode
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
The word 'palinode' comes from Greek roots meaning 'again' and 'song'.
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