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jellyfish

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See how a jellyfish stings in microscopic slo-mo

Forget Shark Week. The box jellyfish is way more dangerous, and its mechanism for injecting venom can only be witnessed with a microscope.

By August 18, 2014

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Scientists create peanut butter and jellyfish -- because they can

No, this isn't the newest sandwich craze. It's about finding alternate food sources for aquarium-kept jellyfish.

By January 30, 2014

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What do pigs and jellyfish have in common? Luminescence!

Scientists at South China Agricultural University have genetically engineered pigs to glow green when under black light.

By January 15, 2014

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Humanity fights jellyfish invasion with hunter-killer robots

Korean researchers are developing seafaring robots that can shred jellyfish, which have interfered with nuclear power plants around the world.

By October 3, 2013

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Sweden faces its own shutdown: Cause? Jellyfish

Revenge of the sea? Thousands of moon jellyfish take down the world's largest nuclear reactor.

By October 1, 2013

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Navy robot jellyfish is as big as a person

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, the Navy and Virginia Tech unveil a robotic jellyfish that looks like it could swallow a seal.

By April 2, 2013

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Robotic octopus swims like the real thing

Using eight flexible legs and a soft web, a robotic octopus can scull through the water like its cephalopod inspiration.

By September 24, 2014

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Help Me Obi: Is this the first true 3D video?

Art installation Help Me Obi plays projected video that viewers can walk around and watch from any position.

By July 27, 2014

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Tight squeeze? Squishy robots could go from hard to soft

New material could help robots switch between hard and soft states to squeeze through small spaces -- much like an octopus.

By July 14, 2014

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Glowing mice aid nanoparticle research

We've seen glowing animals before, but there's no jellyfish DNA in these luminous mice.

By May 14, 2014