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See the brainless 'purple sock' worm scientists found under the sea

The sea floor is a wonderland, and scientists have discovered some new species of worm-like critters that look like discarded laundry items and churros.

By February 4, 2016

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Dish grabs new cache of channels for TV service aimed at cord-cutters

Dish's coming Internet-delivered TV service will offer channels like Travel and Food Network from programmer Scripps alongside networks owned by Disney and A+E.

By September 16, 2014

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How to spell 'cleptopenia'? It's a tech-slang showdown

Scripps spelling bee co-winners Sriram Hathwar and Ansun Sujoe go head-to-head spelling tech slang terms from Urban Dictionary they will never use in a sentence.

By June 11, 2014

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Scientists selectively erase memories from meth-addicted mice

Scientists at the Scripps Research Institute have managed to successfully isolate and remove memories from the brains of mice.

By September 12, 2013

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Amazon nabs Food Network, Travel Channel for Instant Video

In the fight for premium video streaming, Amazon picks up hundreds of episodes of popular Scripps shows like "House Hunters" and "Iron Chef America."

By February 28, 2013

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Spare a little computing power to fight malaria

The GO Fight Against Malaria campaign, set up by Scripps Research and IBM, uses spare computing power from millions of PCs around the world to perform simulations.

By November 21, 2011

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5min inks video deal with Scripps Networks

Instructional-video site 5min will feature videos from Scripps Networks' HGTV, Food Network, DIY Network, and more. Companies will also partner on advertising.

By October 5, 2009

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Sensor network to collect and crunch greenhouse gas data

Earth Networks collaborates with Scripps Institute of Oceanography on $25 million project to "take the pulse of the planet" by gathering local data on carbon dioxide and methane emissions.

By January 12, 2011

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Scripps to buy Shopzilla for $525 million

Media conglomerate looks to sweeten profits by participating in the lucrative search-engine marketing business.

By June 6, 2005

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Scripps invests in BuildingBlocks

Scripps Ventures, the venture capital arm of media company E.W. Scripps, will invest $3.5 million in BuildingBlocks Interactive, publisher of an online home-design shopping guide. The company has now raised a total of $4.25 million from Scripps, Seavest private Investments, Camelot Capital, and Robert Lessin, chairman of Wit Capital. BuildingBlocks offers HomePortfolio, which links shoppers to high-end home-design products.

By December 1, 1998