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04/19/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Elephants aren’t known for eating burned wood then breathing out smoke. Yet that’s exactly what conservation scientists at India’s Nagarahole

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-19-biologists-film-elephant-smoking-pachyderm.html

04/17/2018 / By Isabelle Z.

Hand dryers are supposed to help you clean up after using a public restroom, but a new study has shown

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-17-study-restroom-hand-dryers-blow-microscopic-feces-particles-all-over-the-place.html

04/17/2018 / By Jessica Dolores

Believe it or not but pain can actually be a friend. It tells us something is wrong and that we

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-17-new-study-suggests-that-hunger-shuts-off-our-perception-of-pain.html

04/15/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

In the future, treating human papillomavirus (HPV) may be done with a microwave system. Tests with the device, a compact

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-15-new-device-nukes-std-viruses-with-microwaves-hpv.html

04/14/2018 / By Edsel Cook

Man the harpoons! As a part of a larger effort to clean up space debris, Airbus is testing a space-age

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-14-space-junk-clean-up-big-space-harpoon-will-be-used-to-snare-rogue-satellites.html

04/14/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Insect bites and stings tend to be nothing more than minor annoyances. There may be itching or swelling, but that’s

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-14-from-long-painful-erections-to-paralysis-a-list-of-some-weird-effects-of-bug-bites.html

04/14/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Back in 2010, researchers uncovered special antibacterial properties in platypus milk. Its antibacterial potency is such that the team believed

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-14-an-unlikely-hero-in-antiobiotic-resistance-platypus-milk-could-be-used-to-fight-superbugs.html

04/12/2018 / By Jessica Dolores

There have been a lot of stories about tigers and other predators attacking people and livestock. While this may have

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-12-tigers-found-to-assist-farmers-and-livestock-owners-by-protecting-domesticated-animals.html

04/12/2018 / By David Williams

As you read this, experts at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), other international space agencies, and even those

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-12-elon-musk-mars-must-be-colonized-as-a-potential-escape-route-in-case-of-ww3.html

04/10/2018 / By Frances Bloomfield

Fast radio bursts (FRBs) are radio emissions characterized by their intensity and briefness. Their first recorded appearance was back in

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-10-mystery-from-space-scientists-record-three-new-fast-radio-bursts.html

04/07/2018 / By David Williams

Solar panels have proven to be highly effective sources of electricity, and they are shaping up to be the absolute

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-07-researchers-discover-a-method-to-generate-power-from-falling-raindrops.html

04/07/2018 / By Edsel Cook

An 80-year old Connecticut man owed his life to a virus taken from a nearby lake. Experimental bacteriophage therapy with

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-07-local-lake-virus-saves-man-life-threatening-antibiotic-resistant-heart-infection.html

04/05/2018 / By Zoey Sky

According to a study, dogs can create mental representations of objects that they observe using their sense of smell. The findings also

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-05-dogs-visualize-what-they-are-smelling-according-to-research.html

04/04/2018 / By David Williams

They were blind, but now they see. Lab mice in China were given the ability to see again by a

http://www.weirdsciencenews.com/2018-04-04-blindness-reversed-in-mice-with-artificial-photoreceptors-made-of-gold-and-titanium.html