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New shape-shifting 'punk' frog knows how to blend in

A frog found in the cloud forest of Ecuador has a neat trick -- it can change the texture of its skin, and it's the first vertebrate known to do so.

By March 24, 2015

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How poison dart frogs could de-ice airplane wings

Poison dart frogs can kill predators with super-toxic venom released through their skin. They can also inspire a system to keep airplane wings ice free.

By March 25, 2015

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Frog eye salad, Nevada? Map dishes favorite Thanksgiving sides by state

The New York Times and Google team up to display the most commonly googled holiday recipes in every state. What the heck is a pig pickin' cake, North Carolina?

By November 25, 2014

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Frogs captivated by video of worms on smartphone

Even frogs can't resist technology, especially when their dinner is the feature attraction.

By September 25, 2014

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FrogPad launches the FrogPad 2 one-handed keyboard

FrogPad has launched the successor to its one-handed keyboard, a streamlined Bluetooth device that offers a complete range of keyboard functions with just 27 keys.

By January 5, 2014

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Frog Fractions 2 leaps into Kickstarter

Frog Fractions 2 is seeking funding, and it's somehow even more mystifying than its predecessor.

By March 10, 2014

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Will you date me if I have fur and fangs? 'Sexy Beasts' finds out

What happens when picky singles are turned into movie monsters before heading out on a date? Personality is the focal point, not freaky features, in the upcoming "Sexy Beasts" dating show.

By February 9, 2015

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Projection mapping turns real forest into a glowing wonderland

A pair of filmmakers have used projection mapping on a real forest to turn it into a beautiful, luminescent fairyland.

By January 21, 2015

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Appliance Science: The hot physics of induction cooktops

How can an electric field cook your dinner? Through the science of induction. In our latest Appliance Science column, we look at how induction cooktops work.

By January 12, 2015

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Startled frog photobombs Minotaur 5 rocket

In a viral photograph, a Virginia frog has been caught taking one giant leap for amphibian kind.

By September 12, 2013