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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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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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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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15-year-old Katie Francis plans to set a record by selling over 100,000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies!





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Water was discovered on earth that is much older than previously thought. It could mean water also existed on mars a long time ago that may have supported life.





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The Netherlands launched a new type of water drone that is capable of automatically patrolling the city’s port and cleaning up waste when it sees it.





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In New Zealand Domino's pizza now delivers pizza using flying drones which should provide very fast delivery almost anywhere.





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Faroe island was too difficult to map, so it was one of the only spots in Europe not on Google maps. Sheep equipped with cameras solved the problem.





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China now has a bus that can ride on top of cars to ease their traffic troubles. Will this solve their problems?





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Lion poachers who kill animals for sport might want to think again before trying it. This time a group of 10 lions attacked them back and won!





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The amazing Smog Free Tower is able to clean large amounts of air in a city. As if that was not enough, it takes the pollution caught and turns them into diamonds!





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Traditional pedestrian crosswalks are sometimes not seen by cars. This 3D version of them makes them safer.





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A life-sized copy of Noah's Ark will travel by barge from the Netherlands to Brazil. It will also include life-size model animals.





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Supported by Stephen Hawkings, a $100M research project to develop computer chip-sized "starships" will eventually send probes powered by light to our nearest star system, Alpha Centauri.





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The Flyboard Air is a turbine-powered flying machine that actually works like a real hoverboard!





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Downloadable, printable clothing may be coming to a closet near you with 3-D printing.





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Astronomers say a Neptune-sized planet lurks beyond Pluto that only orbits the sun every 15,000 years.





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The EHang 184, a human-sized drone, will soon fly you around without needing a pilot or even a license to fly! It works just like a model drone, but big enough to carry a passenger.





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Researchers in Japan have found a way to create holograms that can be touched and interacted with as if they were real.





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Moley Robotics is developing a robotic kitchen that can prepare a meal from start to finish, including cleanup.





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Sweden has a new hotel made entirely of ice! Looks really neat.





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Mars, and both Saturn's and Jupiter's moons may have alien life on them.





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Lucas Etter has officially broken all records by solving a Rubik's Cube in just 4.9 seconds!





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Jetpacks are finally here, for real this time. Turbojets, not rockets, propel these for up to 10 minutes, at speeds up to 200 kph.





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High school student Ryan Chester wins the prestigious Breakthrough Prize by making Einstein's theory of relatively understandable in a great video.





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Disney just unveiled their brand new “Frozen” airplane in partnership with Canadian airline WestJet.





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Astronomers believe bizarre light patterns from a star millions of miles away might actually be alien megastructures designed to capture energy for their civilization.





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Sixth-grader Iris Gupta wants to change how we treat allergies before they even start.





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Researchers have find what looks like running water on Mars. This could mean life exists on the planet. The discovery will make it much more likely we will visit the planet soon.





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Marine biologists just discovered glowing (biofluorescence) sea turtles.





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This great man rescues stray dogs and every morning he takes them for a train ride on a train he built for them.





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Not sure why they did not think of this earlier, but I would sure like to see a Star Wars theme park!





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This looks amazing. You can take it with you on a bus and get to your final stop with it. I would definitely use it.