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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 February 6, 2014

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Use Google to flip a coin or roll dice

Google's search tool has two new tricks up its sleeve.

By November 18, 2014

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Tail Lights provide high visibility for your horse

A new Kickstarter campaign wants to give you tail lights for hazardous and low-light conditions -- to be worn on the tail of your horse.

By November 20, 2013

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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 November 1, 2013

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Buy your cat a robot: Mousr acts like real prey

Mousr, a smart robot for cats, harnesses technology in the pursuit of endlessly entertaining your easily bored feline.

By November 10, 2014

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Newly discovered amphibious ichthyosaur is a prehistoric missing link

A new ichthyosaur discovered in China is the missing link between the aquatic reptiles of the Mesozoic era and their terrestrial ancestors.

By November 4, 2014

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How Google tricks itself to protect Chrome user privacy

An open-source project called Rappor uses randomly muddled data to let Google gather information about people's software usage while keeping individuals' behavior private.

By October 31, 2014

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Rare dinosaur tail uncovered (pictures)

See detailed images of an amazing find: a 16-foot dinosaur tail buried for up to 72 million years. Fifty connected vertebrae remain intact.

7 Images By July 23, 2013

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Record dinosaur tail unearthed in Mexico

Paleontologists in the northern Mexican state of Coahuila reveal a 16-foot dinosaur tail with 50 connected vertebrae intact.

By July 23, 2013

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NASA serves up first glance at solar system's comet-like tail

Dogs, cats, and comets aren't the only thing with a tail; NASA scientists announce our solar system also has one chock-full of particles.

By July 11, 2013