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How 3D Printing Gave These Animals A New Life

3D printing has come a long way, and while we mostly use it to develop human parts, 3D printing has given these animals new l…

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Phoenix Storm Rolls Dust Over City

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Boeing Opens Commercial Spaceship Plant At Nasa Centre In Florida

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  • Making Mars Exploration 'Smart and Cool': NASA and 'The Martian'
    Making Mars Exploration 'Smart and Cool': NASA and 'The Martian' 13 minutes ago

    At a recent media event that previewed NASA's "Journey to Mars" and the Ridley Scott film opening in theaters on Oct. 2, the director of the U.S. space agency's planetary … More »Making Mars Exploration 'Smart and Cool': NASA and 'The Martian'

    Making Mars Exploration 'Smart and Cool': NASA and 'The Martian'

    At a recent media event that previewed NASA's "Journey to Mars" and the Ridley Scott film opening in theaters on Oct. 2, the director of the U.S. space agency's planetary science division integrated images from the movie into his talk about NASA's real missions to the Red Planet, subtly blurring the line between reality …

  • Right Place, Right Time: See Mercury in the Night Sky This Week
    Right Place, Right Time: See Mercury in the Night Sky This Week 13 minutes ago

    Mercury is a very challenging planet to view, but this week, skywatchers have a good chance to see it, especially in the Southern Hemisphere —on Friday, Sept. 4, the … More »Right Place, Right Time: See Mercury in the Night Sky This Week

    Right Place, Right Time: See Mercury in the Night Sky This Week

    Mercury is a very challenging planet to view, but this week, skywatchers have a good chance to see it, especially in the Southern Hemisphere —on Friday, Sept. 4, the planet travels as far east of the sun as it can go, its greatest elongation. Here, we see the planet as we might from space —for example, on the International …

  • An Arachnid Dracula? Rare, Red-Fanged Spider Is Uncovered
    An Arachnid Dracula? Rare, Red-Fanged Spider Is Uncovered 3 hours ago

    The funnel-web spider (Atrax sutherlandi) does not actually vant to suck your blood, however. "As far as we know, only the males wander around, and we think they locate … More »An Arachnid Dracula? Rare, Red-Fanged Spider Is Uncovered

    An Arachnid Dracula? Rare, Red-Fanged Spider Is Uncovered

    The funnel-web spider (Atrax sutherlandi) does not actually vant to suck your blood, however. "As far as we know, only the males wander around, and we think they locate the females by pheromone cues, not visual searching," he said.

  • Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and the Emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani smile during a meeting in this handout picture provided by Miraflores Palace
    In Qatar, Venezuela's Maduro pushes for OPEC heads of state summit 58 minutes ago

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has suggested to the Emir of Qatar a summit for heads of state of OPEC countries to defend oil prices, an idea he said the leader … More »In Qatar, Venezuela's Maduro pushes for OPEC heads of state summit

    Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and the Emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani smile during a meeting in this handout picture provided by Miraflores Palace

    Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has suggested to the Emir of Qatar a summit for heads of state of OPEC countries to defend oil prices, an idea he said the leader of the Arab Gulf state "liked". "I made the proposal, he liked the idea, he said he was in agreement with the idea, and as president of our organization for …

  • Total Port Arthur refinery halts coker ops after worker killed 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    Total SA said coker operations were halted at the company's 225,500 barrel per day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery on Saturday following the death of a contract worker. … More »Total Port Arthur refinery halts coker ops after worker killed

    Total SA said coker operations were halted at the company's 225,500 barrel per day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery on Saturday following the death of a contract worker. Production at the refinery has been cut back due to the operations halt on the coker, where the worker, an employee of Kinder Morgan Inc's nearby petroleum …

  • Smoke rises during an air strike on an army weapons depot on a mountain overlooking Sanaa

    By Mohammed Ghobari SANAA (Reuters) - Warplanes from the United Arab Emirates struck Houthi targets across Yemen, state news agency WAM said on Saturday, a day after at least 60 soldiers from a Saudi-led coalition, mostly Emiratis, were killed in an attack in central Yemen. WAM said the UAE air force struck a mine-making …

  • Ferrari S.p.A. CEO Felisa addresses media during the first press day ahead of the 85th International Motor Show in Geneva

    Ferrari Chief Executive Amedeo Felisa will not leave his post before the luxury sportscar maker's initial public offering (IPO) planned for later this year, the boss of parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) said on Saturday. Felisa, who is nearly 70, is planning to retire soon and the listing would be a good time …

  • Special Representative for MONUSCO Kobler and Special Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for the Great Lakes Region Djinnit attend a meeting following recent demonstrations in Beni in North Kivu province

    By Louis Charbonneau and Tom Miles UNITED NATIONS/GENEVA (Reuters) - Martin Kobler, a German United Nations official currently overseeing the mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, is the top candidate to take over as head of the world body's mission to Libya, U.N. diplomats said. If U.N. Secretary-General Ban …

  • Dogs have owners, cats have staff. That doesn't mean people's feline friends don't bond with them, said Daniel Mills, a veterinary behavioral medicine researcher at the University of Lincoln in England. "This is not about whether cats love their owners," Mills told Live Science.

  • Think sharks live only in the ocean? An 8-foot-long (2.4 meters) bull shark was pulled from the Potomac River, along the mid-Atlantic coast of the United States, by a group of Maryland fishermen yesterday (Sept. 3). Sharks do roam the open sea, but certain species, including the bull shark, also live in brackish (low-salinity) …

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

    By Katya Golubkova VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (Reuters) - Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang said on Saturday that Russia's push to revamp its run-down Far East region coincided with Beijing's strategy, backing President Vladimir Putin's drive for new sources of growth. At the Eastern Economic Forum in the Pacific Port of Vladivostok …

  • Lower differentials to dated Brent helped Angola shift more of its October loading cargoes, but roughly a third of the programme was still searching for outlets, traders said. While buying in Europe picked up partially on the back of lower Suezmax shipping costs, there is still strong competition for crude oil buyers in …