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Insects as the Food of the Future

You might cringe at the thought of eating insects – but for over 2 billion people on the planet, insects are a part of the everyday diet. With the human population expected to exceed 9 …

Science News Update: May 2nd

Science News for the Science Classroom Earliest Ancestor of Land Herbivores Discovered Eocasea martini never ate plants. At only 20 centimeters long, the 300-million year old synapsid- an ancient ancestor to today’s mammals- was entirely …
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Science News Update: October 5th

    In our science news update for this week we take a look at hydrogen bonds, water on Mars, and the Ice Age movies. Plus a new section on updating the textbook and a …
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Science News Update: September 20th

  Favorites from our FaceBook Page Toxoplasma Alters the Brains of Mice Normally, mice do a fairly good job of avoiding this fate. That is because they can sense cat urine and avoid the area.  …