Cyborg Cockroaches Developed By Boffins In Japan

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Image shows the Robobug: a rechargeable, remote-controllable cyborg cockroach in an undated photo. The achievement was reported in the scientific journal npj Flexible Electronics on Monday, Sep. 5, 2022. (RIKEN/Newsflash)

Japanese boffins have created part insect part machine cyborg cockroaches capable of tackling jobs ranging from monitoring hazardous areas to environmental protection. The project led by researchers at the RIKEN…

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Emperor Penguins Live Up To 373 Miles Further North Than Previously Believed Say Boffins

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Image shows an emperor penguin colony near the Neumayer station of the Alfred Wegener Institute in an undated photo. A 2022 study showed that young emperor penguins swim far north beyond the 50th parallel south in their first year of life in Antarctica. (Alfred Wegener Institut, Aymeric Houstin/Newsflash)

Tracking of young emperor penguins in Antarctica has shown that they live about 373 miles further north than previously believed and stay far outside of their protected areas. The Alfred…

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Shipwrecks Expand Microbial Diversity, New Study Shows

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A dive at the underwater site of the HMS Nasturtium, ship that sank on 28th April 1916, where Heritage Malta completed a net removal project in July, 2021, in Malta.

The millions of shipwrecks resting in the world’s oceans are increasing the surrounding areas’ microbial richness, according to new research. There are an estimated three million shipwrecks all around the…

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Dozens Of Mysterious Clay Faces Appear In Spanish City For Third Time In Three Years

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Dozens of faces made of clay rest on a wall in the Ribera del Guadalquivir located in Cordoba. (@attikus_fish/Newsflash)

Dozens of mysterious clay faces have appeared in a Spanish city wall after the unidentified artist first introduced the heads in urban areas in 2019 and 2020. The third set…

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New Study Finds Link Between Support For Far Right And High COVID 19 Rates In Germany

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Bjorn Hocke, AfD parliamentary group leader. (Newsflash)

A new study has found a correlation between high COVID-19 rates and areas where there is strong support for the far-right AfD party in Germany. According to researchers from the…

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Russia To Probe Rare And Unusual Sightings Of Tigers In Urban Areas

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A Siberian tiger paid a visit to a settlement in one of the central regions of Primorsky Krai, Russia.

The Russian authorities are investigating the extremely rare appearance of tigers in urban areas in two far eastern regions. The Amur Tiger Centre posted two videos filmed by residents in…

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COVID Anti-Vaxxers At Risk Of Social Segregation In Germany

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel and president of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany, who stated that Germans do not have to fear a two-class society

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that the government might consider restricting certain areas for members of the public who choose not to be vaccinated with the new COVID-19 jabs.…

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