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turtles

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Turtles' age determined by atomic-bomb fallout in their shells

Extensive US nuclear testing in the middle of the last century yields a new tool for scientists to use today in dating endangered sea turtles.

By January 10, 2016

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Bayonetta dev's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game officially revealed in first trailer

Watch the Mutants kick butt in Manhattan, courtesy of Platinum Games.

By January 25, 2016

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Slowest Rube Goldberg machine requires a turtle and molasses

The Rube Slowberg machine takes its sweet time accomplishing almost nothing by using the slowest connections possible.

By October 28, 2015

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Meet the newly discovered 76-million-year-old pig-nosed turtle

The Arvinachelys goldeni, a now-extinct turtle with a pig's snout was discovered in Utah. It may be "one of the most bizarre turtles that ever lived."

By October 22, 2015

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Baby sea turtles + adorable swimsuits = cutest study ever

Scientists from Australia dress sea turtles in little swimsuits to collect and study their poop. Yeah, the story loses a bit of its cuteness after that little fact.

By October 6, 2015

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'Glowing' biofluorescent sea turtle looks like a reptilian UFO

An endangered sea turtle surprises scientists by showing off an otherworldly glow underwater.

By September 29, 2015

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Shell-less ancestor of turtles revealed through holes in its head

A 260 million-year-old fossil has been determined to be the oldest ancestor of turtles found to date, revealing something about the reptile's mysterious past.

By September 2, 2015

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Skateboarder collects coins, outruns turtle shells in Mario Kart spoof

Watch this skater dressed as Luigi do an impressive run during which he outpaces turtle shells, collects coins and uses turbo boots to try to beat Mario's record.

By August 24, 2015

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Landscape of no fear: Sea turtles don't avoid hungry tiger sharks the way you'd think

Sea turtles don't alter their movements to avoid shark attacks, researchers find, which means sea turtles are tougher than most of us.

By July 28, 2015

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Robo-turtle gets a new 3D-printed face

An injured sea turtle had its deeply damaged jaws repaired with 3D-printed prosthetics.

By May 19, 2015