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Crazy ants learn to neutralize fire ants' deadly venom

In what researchers at the University of Texas believe is the first example of its kind, crazy ants have found a way to detoxify fire ants' venom.

By February 13, 2014

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Hennessey's 2011 Venom GT heads to SEMA (video)

The 1,200-hp club officially has a new member. Hennessey's Venom GT will be making its first appearance at SEMA next week at the same tuner conference its prototype was first introduced three years ago.

By October 29, 2010

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Magnetic Silly Putty reminds us of Venom

You can use a magnet to control this putty, which reminds us of Spider-Man's nemesis Venom preparing to snare its next victim.

By July 8, 2010

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'Plastic antibodies' sting bee venom

UC Irvine researchers create toxin-capturing nanoparticles that successfully stop bee venom in the bloodstream of mice and could one day have implications for other toxins, too.

By June 21, 2010

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Check out the Hennessey Venom GT

Hennessey Performance unveiled the company's first production-ready Venom GT supercar. Chassis Number 01 Venom GT is headed to the UAE where it is to be delivered to its new owner by Hennessey's Middle East distributor.

By June 14, 2010

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Webcam or venomous serpent?

Philips joins the monster-cam brigade

By June 7, 2007

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Lab-made muscle repairs itself in supermouse

Duke University researchers create living skeletal muscle that looks and acts very much like the real thing -- even down to repairing itself. Then they attack it.

By April 3, 2014

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How does a blue-ringed octopus flash its rings?

Cephalopods have colour-changing chromatophores on their skin, which allows them to camouflage themselves — but the blue-ringed octopus has a different trick up its tentacle.

By October 17, 2012

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Big Brother really is watching you (It's your IT manager)

In a fascinating survey, IT managers reveal some of the dubious activities they view being perpetrated by employees on work computers. These cause the IT managers extra stress and work (as well as, no doubt, the occasional fascination).

By April 16, 2014