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crocodiles

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Bats, crocodiles and explosions -- and no, it's not a Michael Bay film

A YouTuber with access to special-effects software "Bruckheimers" up a BBC nature documentary series with lightsabers, lasers and things that go BOOM.

By June 25, 2015

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​Scientists downgrade chicken beaks to dinosaur snouts

Evolutionary biologists turn back the clock on chickens to determine how they got their beaks -- and possibly make them look more badass.

By May 12, 2015

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Stormtrooper hikes across Australia and faces a croc for charity

Cane toads, soaring temperatures and a giant crocodile -- one Star Wars fan is braving it all on a 15,000-kilometre hike around Australia in full Imperial Sandtrooper armour, all to give his local children's hospital a new hope.

By November 11, 2014

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Accused felon wins modeling contract after mugshot goes viral

A handsome man's mugshot goes viral, many fall in love, and now he's offered $30,000 for more shots.

By July 2, 2014

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Heads up! Crocs like to go climbing

Scientists get a closer look at tree-scaling crocodiles and alligators, and why they seek higher ground.

By February 12, 2014

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Smartphone biz gets a taste of identity politics, courtesy of JLo

Viva Movil will need more than an entertainment superstar to become the smartphone shopping destination of choice for Latinos.

By May 23, 2013

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PETA: People for the ethical treatment of aliens?

PETA's most recent parody campaign has set its sights on StarCraft: Heart of the Swarm.

By March 12, 2013

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What the E*Trade baby will be doing during the Super Bowl

Online financial services company E*Trade is another that has released its Super Bowl ad early. Yes, of course it features the tot.

By February 3, 2013

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Gator power: Alligator fat pitched as biodiesel

Millions of pounds of fat from alligators, which are not threatened, is thrown away every year but the fat is more suitable than other animal fats for biodiesel, a study finds.

By August 18, 2011

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Sony's crocodile skin Vaio has teeth

Sony Japan has updated its Vaio C laptop line with crocodile skin versions in several cool colors.

By April 8, 2009