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Meerkats and otters and tortoises, oh my!

London Zoo is live streaming its meerkats, otters and Galapagos tortoises as a test of a new wireless technology known as white space.

By October 13, 2014

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What happens when an otter plays a keyboard?

Keyboard cat, schmeyboard cat. These otters at the Smithsonian's National Zoo play a mean tune for zoo attendees.

By May 28, 2014

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Man loses fear of spiders with chunk of his brain

Brain surgery meant to eliminate seizures had a stunning side effect for a man who was terrified of creepy crawlies.

By November 3, 2014

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Awww: A whole subreddit filled with baby-elephant GIFs

It's Friday, which means we've all made it through another long week. Celebrate in the best way possible by checking out this subreddit dedicated to GIFs of baby elephants.

By October 24, 2014

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Crave Ep. 179: This umbrella shoots air to keep you dry

The Air Umbrella has reached its funding goal and is coming to market. Can it really protect your dome from torrential downpours using a force field of air?

By October 17, 2014

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As National Parks issue drone bans, some states fall in line

Park rangers say unmanned aerial vehicles have disturbed wildlife across the country's public lands and waterways, including the bighorn sheep of Zion, seals in Monterey Bay, and peregrine falcons in Yosemite.

By July 1, 2014

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Monterey Bay Aquarium: Otters, jellies, robot -- oh my! (pictures)

CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman stops by what could be the world's most famous aquarium for a behind-the-scenes look at some very special creatures.

40 Images By June 23, 2012

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Time Lord cats, drones: Tumblr's newly updated policies entertain

Amusingly updated Tumblr legal guidelines remind bloggers to play nice, and not to mislead readers by using "Doctor Who" cat hashtags or posing as "Sherlock" actor Benedict Cumberbatch on the site.

By February 5, 2014

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Behind the scenes at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Otters, jellyfish, seahorses, sea tortoises, and much more are the chief attractions at arguably the world's most famous aquarium. CNET Road Trip 2012 stopped by to check it out.

By June 23, 2012

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In Hollywood, keeping Tinseltown's treasures safe forever

At the Academy Film Archive, more than 76,000 film titles are kept safe by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. CNET Road Trip 2012 dropped by to inspect the vaults.

By June 29, 2012