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tails

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Artificial tails make chickens walk like dinosaurs

Scientists determined to study how dinosaurs walked attach some silly-looking plunger butts onto modern chickens.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Logitech's new mice lose their tails

ZDNet's David Coursey looks at new cordless mice from device maker Logitech. The new designs are also contoured and come in dark gray and black.

Nov. 1, 2007

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iPod to Zune: Heads, I win; tails, you lose

Crave addresses recent Zune 2 rumors and puts it in context with past rumors.

By Aug. 30, 2007

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Dog tail-wagging takes sides, scientists determine

Sometimes a tail wag isn't just a tail wag. A study delves into the meaning behind the direction dogs wag their tails.

By Nov. 1, 2013

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Paleontologists discover 'chicken from hell' dinosaur

Scientists from the Carnegie and Smithsonian museums, as well as the University of Utah, have unveiled a new dinosaur they have dubbed the "chicken from hell."

By Mar. 20, 2014

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Smells like terrier spirit: 'First Sniff' spoofs 'First Kiss' video

"First Sniff," an adorable spoof of the viral "First Kiss" ad masked as art, replaces humans with dogs, proving that people aren't the only ones who can't keep their paws off each other.

By Mar. 14, 2014

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To thwart counterfeiting, UK mint proposes new pound coin

A new 12-sided design has both covert and overt signs that make it easier to find fakes. But modernization only goes so far: the 766-year-old Trial of the Pyx tradition lives on to check the metals.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Faux iPhone tail creates instant cute overload

"Who's the cutest little iPhone of them all?" Add a faux tail to your iPhone or iPad and dissolve into mush as you baby-talk it and scratch it under the chin.

By Aug. 13, 2012

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Dancing With Bill Nye: 'It was like being waxed'

Sadly, the Science Guy's first attempt to impress the judges on the ABC series "Dancing With The Stars" elicited the criticism that his dancing was painful, but lovely when it was over.

By Sep. 16, 2013

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3D video of sperm could help docs spot strong swimmers

By generating a progressive series of holograms, scientists can watch sperm move and look for structural anomalies that make them less viable, helping to improve odds during in vitro fertilization.

By Feb. 11, 2014