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Scientists scrambling to find a cure forCOVID-19 may have some help from 14-year-old Anika Chebrolu. She was named the winner of the 3M Young Scientist Challenge for her research that could lead to a cure for the coronavirus.





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Many people think Twinkies never spoil. Some inquisitive researches decided to put them to the test with surprising results.





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The 2021 girl scout cookie season will have a new addition called Toast-Yay! This toast-shaped cookie is full of French toast flavor.





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FIDO is a high-tech vest designed for dogs that help people. It allows them to do things like dial 911, or use a synthesized voice to tell people their owner needs assistance.





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Scientists at Meiji University in Japan have come up with something they call a “taste display”. The device can create the taste of any chosen flavor when it is pressed against the tongue.





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Drones have come a long way. Some can swim underwater, and now, thanks to some University of Zurich researchers, can even play dodgeball!





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Researchers have unearthed fossils of an estimated 2,468 dinosaur species that roamed the Earth millions of year ago. However, few can compare to the discovery of Oculudentavis Khaungraae, the smallest dinosaur ever known to live on the planet.





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Dayna Robertson from Discovery Elementary School showed that all you need to see how dirty hands are is a piece of bread. Wash your hands to stay healthy.





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Stella is a very smart dog that has learned to use a special soundboard to talk to other humans.





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Alaina Gassler, a 14-year-old middle school student, came up with a way to eliminate some of the blind spots created inside of a car. It is a simple but very clever approach using technology.





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Fossils from an extinct human-sized penguin were found by an amateur palaeontologist in New Zealand. It swam in the ocean about 60 million years ago and weighed up to 160lbs (80kg).





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The toughest animals in the universe, called tardigrades, may already be living on the moon! They were secretly taken to the Moon in Israel’s Beresheet lander during an accidental crashed landing.





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The largest bee in the world, known as Wallace's giant bee, was spotted in Indonesia. It was last seen alive in 1981.





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Utah-based company “Ice Castles,” makes acre-sized frozen fortresses as a tourist attraction in different naturally very cold cities around the U.S. that try to replicate the Disney movie "frozen".





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Does your pet really understand when you say things like Beg, Sit, or Stay? Scientists did some tests to see how much they really understand. They really do understand you.





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Lawmakers are thinking of lowering the voting age down to 16 instead of 18. Teens are already learning and caring in high school about the president and government, so why shouldn't they vote?





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Over a million LEGO pieces were used to build an authentic looking Bugattio Chiron Replica that actually drives!





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A new discovery of a 14,000 year-old piece of burnt bread shows that our ancient wandering ancestors knew how to harvest grain and bake bread.





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Greenland sharks have been spotted that are 500 years old. The secret is cold water and a slow metabolism.





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These unusual looking special glasses can help prevent motion sickness by using moving fluids in the glasses to let your brain know you are moving.





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A soccer team in Thailand got stuck in a deep cave while exploring it for over 18 days. Water sealed the exits back to land. Read how they were all saved.





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Researchers discovered ants (Colobopsis explodens) that actually explode to sacrifice themselves to save their colonies from predators.





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Bazz is a dog beekeeper that was trained to sniff out infected bee hives so they can quarantine them and protect other bees. He even has a special dog beekeeper suit to stop bee stings.





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These are spoons you can eat. They taste good and don't produce all the waste of plastic spoons.





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Big Jake is the world's tallest horse. He is close to 7 ft tall and weighs 2,600 pounds. His owner says he is a gentle giant.





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Sushi Chef Yujia Hu makes amazing food you can eat that looks just like different types of sneakers which he calls “Shoe-shi.”





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A Columbus artist created what people are calling the "Ultimate Selfie Experience." Visitors step inside a special photo booth to create giant 3D selfies of themselves.





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During space walks from the International Space Station, sample swabs were taken. Russian scientists claim that bacteria was found which was never present before it left earth. It could be the first signs of alien life ever discovered.





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Scientists now say that sticky glitter decorations are an ecological hazard that needs to be banned across the globe. Many fish swallow them.





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Teomirn is an app for Microsoft's HoloLens that projects a virtual reality piano teacher into your home that teaches you how to play songs.





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GE has developed themes for MRI machines, like spaceship adventures and cable cars for specific hospitals to make the scans less scary for children.





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In Times Square NYC, tourists will now be able to take an up-close digital dive deep into the sea without ever getting a drop of water on them as they explore the ocean depths.





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The Crayola crayon company announced a new shade of blue joining its color collection called bluetiful to its 24-count crayon box.





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This $40M indoor 49,000 sq ft exhibit includes very detailed scale models of famous structures, cities and landscapes, such as the Eiffel Tower, pyramids of Egypt, Time Square, and Niagara Falls. It even has mini self-driving cars.





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Sienna, who is just 9-years-old and from London, became the first ever child Lego designer after entering a contest.





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A new dinosaur has been found that is the largest on record. Named Patagotitan mayorum, this giant is over 122 ft (37m) and weighs more than 12 elephants!





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Just like in Star Trek, scientists successfully teleported an object from the Earth's surface to an orbiting satellite for the first time ever using quantum physics. Teleportation will one day become a reality.





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A 10-year boy’s accidental discovery in the Las Cruces desert led a New Mexico State University professor to a rare, mostly intact 1.2 million year-old stegomastodon skull.





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This new type of tooth brush, called the Amabrush, automatically cleans your teeth in just 10 seconds using advanced technology. The inventors say it works better than a regular toothbrush.





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When a tortoise had troubles walking, this clever pet vet made a mini wheelchair out of Legos to help him get around.