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A cheaper and more efficient way to take carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere has been found.
Mudskippers may help explain how land-based animals learned to eat.
Peacocks use their tail feathers to emit a sound inaudible to humans.
The most read articles from the Cosmos news blog over the past week.
Chameleons employ a masterful trick of nanotechnology.
Scientists disagree over the cause of the massive US snowstorms.
Flowers lace their nectar with caffeine because bees like it.
Gold nanoparticles have been designed to kill cancer cells.
Remotely steered cockroaches can be sent into danger zones.
A microbe factory could halve a mission's load.
Four images of the same supernova provide evidence of the so-called Einstein cross.
Asian honey bees are surprisingly co-operative.
Electrical stimulation can promote daydreaming.
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has reached its final destination.
Places most vulnerable to a disease outbreak can be detected from space.
Biological weaponry turns ladybirds into bodyguards for infant wasps.
Research into alternatives to silicon solar cells is making rapid progress.
How to mind our immune system on the way to Mars.
Dutch chimpanzees learn to fit in with the locals.
The Deep Space Climate Observatory has been launched at last.
Humans tend to accentuate the positive.
The truth about the Earth's underbelly.
Our new look magazine delivers stunning visuals to thoughtfully complement the stories behind the science
Our writers look at recent reports on bird surveillance and dental health.
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High-altitude pseudo-satellites are less expensive to launch than the conventional kind and safer too.
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