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fungus

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NASA sued: Mars 'jelly doughnut' clearly alien fungus

A self-described astrobiologist is asking a federal judge to compel NASA to take a closer look at a mysterious Martian object.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Ep. 1221: Where it's the fungus that kills us

Scott Stein joins Jeff Bakalar on this episode of the 404. The guys geek out over the plot line in The Last of Us, roll their eyes at today's insane weather coverage and hypothesize about the next Star Wars film.

By Mar. 6, 2013

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The 404 1,221: Where it's the fungus that kills us (podcast)

Scott Stein joins Jeff Bakalar on this episode of the 404. The guys geek out over the plot line in The Last of Us, roll their eyes at today's insane weather coverage, and hypothesize about the next "Star Wars" film.

By Mar. 6, 2013

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Green news harvest: electric Mini, fungus fuel, solar shakeout

Electric Mini unveiling next week; a hydrocarbon-producing fungus; and solar industry woes on the way.

By Nov. 6, 2008

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The fungus among us takes on depleted uranium

Scottish researchers use fungi to stabilize depleted uranium.

By May. 8, 2008

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Play Facebook game, sequence genomes

A Facebook game uses crowdsourcing to analyse genome data collected by scientists to save dying trees in the UK.

By Aug. 14, 2013

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New image of Mars crater is, well, striking

The violent impact of a space rock on the Martian surface creates a compellingly beautiful image, but good thing no one's home up there.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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NASA photos show possible flowing water on Mars

They're called "recurring slope lineae." They've been showing up in photos of Mars, and they could be explained by the presence of seasonal water flows on the red planet.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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This is what it looks like when slime mold smiles

Researchers have translated the behavior of slime mold into "emotions" and displayed them, just as you'd expect, on a creepy robot face.

By Aug. 19, 2013