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The Gynandromorphs

A phenomenon observed in insects, crustaceans, and birds results in animals that are both female and male.

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Jan. 30 2015 9:45 AMSoft Football, Hard ScienceA rumble over physics and statistics has turned this year’s pregame hype into a classic test of mental toughness.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 29 2015 5:37 PMCrash Course Astronomy Episode 3: Cycles in the Sky
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 29 2015 7:30 AMLaser Rocket Aurora!
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 28 2015 11:44 AMSpaceX Drops Lawsuit Against Air Force
Wild Things
Jan. 28 2015 9:30 AMDrones Are Protecting Rhinos and Elephants from Poachers
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 27 2015 11:41 AMAstronomers Find Ancient Earth-Sized Planets in Our Galactic Backyard
Medical Examiner
Jan. 27 2015 8:15 AMThe Danger of Reading the CommentsPeople trust supposedly credible online sources even for health decisions.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 26 2015 7:00 AMStunning Comet Close-Up Photos Reveal a Tiny Alien World
New Scientist
Jan. 25 2015 8:01 AMMass Surveillance Will Not Stop TerrorismLet’s do the math.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 24 2015 7:30 AMWatch the Moon Get Squashed From Orbit
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 23 2015 7:00 AMCrash Course Astronomy Episode 2: Naked-Eye Observing
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 22 2015 7:00 AMGOP Senate: Up Is Down; Reality Isn't Real
Science
Jan. 21 2015 9:29 AMSecret SauceUmami is what makes savory foods so delicious.
Science
Jan. 20 2015 1:14 PMHow Do Bowhead Whales Live Longer Than 200 Years?Researchers just mapped their genome for the first time to find out.
Science
Jan. 20 2015 12:46 PMWhy Do We Like Bitter Foods?There are receptors for bitter compounds all over your body.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 30 2015 7:00 AMWhy Did President Obama Talk to a Bunch of YouTubers? Because They’re the New Face of Media.
Wild Things
Jan. 29 2015 9:30 AMPsst, Buddy! Want to Buy a Red-Eared Slider?
Medical Examiner
Jan. 29 2015 12:00 AMOur Health Is Shaped by the Struggles of Our Parents and Grandparents
Science
Jan. 28 2015 10:13 AMOh, Alabama. Not Roy Moore Again?The Ten Commandments chief justice is back, and he has not evolved.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 28 2015 7:30 AMIncredible Video of a Rare Sun Halo Display
Wild Things
Jan. 27 2015 9:16 AMWestern Australia Is Perverting Science to Kill Sharks, and Scientists are Furious
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 27 2015 7:00 AMCatching a Comet’s Dusty Breath
Medical Examiner
Jan. 25 2015 7:54 PMThe Myth of the Good Guy With a GunThe NRA is wrong: Owning a gun is far more likely to harm you than protect you.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 25 2015 7:45 AMStriking Sun Halo Display in Sweden
Medical Examiner
Jan. 23 2015 8:08 AMMeasles Is HorribleThe anti-vaccine movement is wrong to dismiss the disease’s dangers (as it is wrong about so many things).
Science
Jan. 22 2015 8:15 AMThe Science of MmmHow food and drink tickle the brain’s pleasure centers.
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 21 2015 12:49 PMMilky Way Moonset
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 21 2015 7:30 AMNo, Astronomers Haven’t Found Two New Planets in the Outer Solar System
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 20 2015 12:50 PMThe Hairy Star, the Hunter, and the Seven Sisters
Bad Astronomy
Jan. 20 2015 7:00 AMApproaching the Biggest Asteroid

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