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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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Watch: Lucky footage shows rare white porpoise in the wild

A boater in Denmark has the good fortune to record an animal that's only be sighted in the wild 15 times in the past century.

By June 15, 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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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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Key Microsoft engineer defects to rival Google

Blaise Aguera y Arcas, who played a key role in development of Microsoft's Bing, has left the software giant for a position at Google, The New York Times reports.

By December 15, 2013

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Google+ one-ups rivals with zoomable photos

Being able to dive into photo details is a great feature for making photography more engaging. But too bad about the photo-size limit that precludes full immersion.

By January 9, 2013

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Microsoft's Seadragon goes social with Zoom.it

Microsoft's Live Labs team's new service lets users upload and share images or entire sites using Seadragon tech, which it acquired in early 2006.

By August 5, 2010