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Discovery News: Is The Next Antibiotic Hiding Deep Within The Ocean?

What do you get when you combine the strongest materials from the plant world with the most elastic ones from the insect kingdom? Super-performing materials that might transform … everything. Nanobiotechnologist Oded Shoseyov walks us through examples of amazing materials found throughout nature, in everything from cat fleas to sequoia trees, and shows the creative …

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Close Encounters of the Giant Kind

Photographing for National Geographic, Brian Skerry describes the exhilaration of an up-close encounter with a curious, 45-foot-long right whale.  

Discovery Channel: Africa – Attenborough – Giraffe Battle

A new series on Discovery Channel will show the African wildlife from a perhaps new perspective. Watch as two giraffes engage in a vicious battle for the rights to this prized territory from the ‘Kalahari’ episode. Male giraffes can be up to almost 6 meters (19,6 feet) high including the neck, and weigh up to almost …

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