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flowers

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Behold the first flower to bloom in space, a cheerful zinnia

The crew of the International Space Station welcomes spring in orbit as experimental zinnia plants eke out a happy orange flower.

By January 18, 2016

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Is this the first flower that ever bloomed?

A freshwater plant from the Cretaceous era has been identified as one of the first ever flowering plants.

By August 18, 2015

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Get his-and-hers headphones for $53.98

From the Cheapskate: Just in time for Valentine's Day, these geek-tastic headphones pair with each other so you can share tunes with your sweet-ums.

By February 5, 2016

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Parrot Flower Power

For data lovers, the Flower Power tracks and charts well. For everybody else, the Flower Power lacks the convenience of the competition.

By June 3, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating June 3, 2014
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Garden of zinnia plants grows on the space station

A green plot of zinnias is growing inside a floating world full of titanium, Kevlar and steel, giving astronauts a reminder of home. First, flowers, next, food?

By December 23, 2015

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Bonsai tree and flowers, in spaaaaace! (pictures)

A bonsai tree and a floral bouquet float into the stratosphere, where they're photographed before being lost forever. Why? Art -- that's why.

7 Images By July 28, 2014

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Bees are just as addicted to caffeine as you are

Bees prefer flowers laced with caffeine, researchers find, and even try to lead their bee buddies to the wake-up juice with "waggle dances." Could pumpkin spice pollen be far behind?

By October 15, 2015

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Leave a flower for the fallen in virtual 'Game of Thrones' graveyard

Pay your respects in this online memorial to those who met their ends in Westeros and beyond. But be careful, this graveyard is haunted by spoilers.

By June 12, 2014

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Sculpting flowers smaller than a human hair

Through careful modification of simple chemicals in a beaker, Wim Noorduin is able to grow beautiful crystalline structures at the nano scale.

By June 11, 2014

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A flower garden invisible to the naked eye (pictures)

Wim Noorduin is creating stunning fields of flowers and gardens of coral structures. But you'll need a microscope to see these nano-wonders.

9 Images By June 11, 2014