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Yota Ruby

The makers of the wacky e-ink Yota Phone turn their attention to the humble hot spot.

By May 21, 2013

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Meet a newly discovered aquatic species, the ruby seadragon

It might sound like a mythical creature, but researchers have proven that the ruby seadragon is very real indeed.

By February 18, 2015

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Meet a marsupial that has 14-hour suicidal sex marathons

The dusky antechinus is endangered -- and not only because all the males die from the stress of having too much sex every year.

By June 2, 2015

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Hello Ruby gives kids a head start on programming

Give your kids a head start on coding with the book Hello Ruby, which teaches the fundamentals through adorable stories and activities.

By January 27, 2014

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Starbucks app fail leads to manager's epic YouTube meltdown

A New York customer says she was struggling with her mobile app. This seemed to lead to the Starbucks manager completely losing it. Of course it's now on YouTube.

By May 15, 2015

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Unique veins make car-tire-sized opah the world's first warm-blooded fish

The opah fish is able to keep its body warmer than its surroundings, which grants it some special powers over its cold-blooded compadres.

By May 15, 2015

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Unbelievably rare (and kind of cute) 'pocket shark' discovered

A researcher from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration finds a most unusual shark in a most unusual place.

By April 24, 2015

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Newly discovered glass frog has transparent belly, looks like Kermit

When you're a superstar Muppet, apparently you have to hide out in the jungles of Costa Rica to avoid the paparazzi.

By April 21, 2015

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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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Drones' newest mission? Disaster relief

First it was video, then it was packages. Now a new trend is emerging with drone use: humanitarian relief.

By March 19, 2015