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Adorable snowshoe hares found to routinely feast on their own dead: study - National Post

Thu, 01/10/2019 - 17:06
Adorable snowshoe hares found to routinely feast on their own dead: study  National Post

Despite a longstanding belief that hares keep a strictly vegan diet, a surprising new Canadian study has found that they will actually eat whatever meat they can ...

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Gemstone crystals found in teeth of 11th-century nun sheds light on women's role in creating medieval religious texts - National Post

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 23:19
Gemstone crystals found in teeth of 11th-century nun sheds light on women's role in creating medieval religious texts  National Post

The accidental discovery of microscopic crystals of a rare and precious Middle Eastern gemstone embedded in the tooth of an 11th-century German nun has ...

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Op-Ed: Giant 2500 year old fungus raises a lot of questions - Digital Journal

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 21:03
Op-Ed: Giant 2500 year old fungus raises a lot of questions  Digital Journal

How does an ancient, gigantic fungus become so genetically stable that its level of mutation is virtually non-existent? How did this huge thing manage to live for ...

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The 2020 Ford Explorer is roomier and more tech-laden than ever before - Driving

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 20:11
The 2020 Ford Explorer is roomier and more tech-laden than ever before  Driving

The next generation of the SUV is lighter and stronger while boasting a 2.3-litre four with mind-boggling towing power.

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Lethbridge police officer facing death threats after running over injured deer - Calgary Herald

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 18:21
Lethbridge police officer facing death threats after running over injured deer  Calgary Herald

A Lethbridge police officer who allegedly used a truck to euthanize a deer has received death threats, the provincial police oversight body said Wednesday, as it ...

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UBC scientists record second repeating radio burst from outside our galaxy - Vancouver Sun

Wed, 01/09/2019 - 18:08
UBC scientists record second repeating radio burst from outside our galaxy  Vancouver Sun

Fast radio bursts (FRB) are flashes of radio waves that last just milliseconds before disappearing; the signals originate from unknown sources outside the Milky ...

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