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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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Robojelly: Hydrogen-powered robot jellyfish is squishy awesome

That innocent-looking jellyfish floating along in the ocean may actually be Robojelly, a hydrogen-fueled robot surveillance jellyfish in development for the Navy.

By March 21, 2012

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Robotic jellyfish for U.S. Navy powers itself with seawater

Researchers are working on a robot that looks and moves like a jellyfish and powers itself with the help of high-tech materials and seawater. Surveillance and environmental monitoring are possible uses.

By March 21, 2012

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Hydrogen-fuelled robot jellyfish could one day power itself

Researchers have created a hydrogen-powered robot jellyfish that could eventully create its own fuel.

By March 21, 2012