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Octopuses Tragically Destroy Themselves After Mating.  We May Finally Know Why

Octopuses Tragically Destroy Themselves After Mating. We May Finally Know Why

Octopuses are doomed to be orphans from a very young age. After a female octopus lays her eggs, she stops eating and begins self-mutilating, tearing off her skin and biting off the tips of her tentacles. By the time a young octopus wriggles out of its egg, its mother is already dead. A few months …

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NASA Beamed a Doctor to The ISS in a World-First 'Holoportation' Achievement

NASA Beamed a Doctor to The ISS in a World-First ‘Holoportation’ Achievement

There’s never been a house call quite like this. In a first for telepresence communication, a NASA flight surgeon was ‘holoported’ to the International Space Station (ISS), appearing and conversing as a virtual presence in real time, hundreds of miles above the surface of Earth. If it sounds like star trek, you’re not too far …

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