This Week In The Future: Mr. Peanut Trains Hyenas To Win Gameshows
In the future, hyenas are going to dominate "The Price Is Right."
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- Study Finds A Daily Dose Of Peanuts Under Your Tongue Helps Treat Peanut Allergies
- Researchers Reverse Engineer Fireflies To Make More Efficient LEDs
- Captive Hyena Figures Out A Meat Puzzle Faster Than Its Wild Cousin
- The Science Of Getting On ‘The Price Is Right’
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- The Self-Assembling, Self-Healing Material Of The Future Is… Blood
- Flexible, Paper-Like Tablet Computers Work Together To Make Computing More Like Shuffling Papers
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- Do Natural Disasters Breed Health Epidemics?
- CES 2013: The Secret Side Of CES
- Hack Yourself An Emergency DIY Car Charger
- NASA Puts Space Shuttle Launch Facilities Up For Sale. Make An Offer!