But we'll never get them out of the ground.
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It's just simple plastic rings!
The lab-built material focuses radio waves better than anything that occurs in nature.
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She manipulates simple laws of physics to create “bullets” made of sound waves
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The spouting horn is a remnant of activity that has occurred intermittently between 500,000 and 3.6 million years ago.