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Food Forest 🌳, Repeat

From the archive, a story about a forest tuned for feeding folks. According to the newsletter, things are going well at the food forest and there is plenty to check ou...

Lasocados ⚑πŸ₯‘

Avocados are about to get a high-tech new label and it could save a lot of plastic!Β 

Two Animal Rescues πŸ•ŠπŸ

Two animals found themselves in some tricky situations and needed some help from human friends.Β 

NHL in ASL πŸ’

A new type of broadcast from the NHL that is hopefully the start of a pattern!

Future Chocolate? Cocoa Gel!

Researchers have found a way to use more of the cocoa pod to make delicious, delicious chocolate!Read more about the new chocolate formula hereΒ 

HUGE Plant, Repeat

I recently found an article about the largest genome ever discovered and was reminded about this HUGE plant.This fern has a genome that is FIFTY TIMES bigger than ours...

Space Out Competition 🌌🧠

An international competition to see who can space out... best? The most? The... farthest? Read more about the competition hereΒ 

Vibrations in Newcastle ⚽πŸ₯…

A football club in England has introduced new tech to help fans get into the action. Read more about the inclusive technology hereΒ 

Bird (Video) Calls 🦜, Repeat

From the archive, a study about birds interacting with each other over video calls. A paper about this research has just recently been published and it turns out birds...

Update: Salty Sticks πŸ₯’(πŸ₯„)

An update to a story from two years ago: electrified utensils are headed to your table.Β 

Michelin ⭐ Taco

A tiny taco spot in Mexico City has earned a prestigious recognition. Read more about the taco stand hereΒ 

Shampoo and (Soil) Conditioner πŸ’ˆ, Repeat

From the archive, two companies in Australia are diverting a bunch of waste from landfills. Click here if you want to learn more about Soilz Alive

Maritime Mural Mania πŸš€πŸ–Ό

A story of local government playing along with a tongue-in-cheek resident's fence. Read more and see the fence here

Mona Lisa Moving πŸ–Ό

A mystery reappears- do we now know the location in the background of the Mona Lisa?! Maybe!Read more about the Mona Lisa location hereΒ 

Rakus Rocks πŸ¦§βš•

An orangutan has been documented doing something new and neat!Read more about Rakus here

Update: Cool Pavement πŸ†’

An update from LA about a program trying to cool down paved surfaces in the US. Learn more about the cool pavement here

Tactile Universe 🌌

An educational astronomy project that helps to make astro-imagery more accessible and engaging to the visually impaired community. Read more about the project here

Parisian Picnic πŸ₯ͺπŸ·πŸ§€πŸ°

Paris' most famous street is shutting down to host a gigantic picnic- maybe the biggest ever!Read more about the picnic hereΒ 

Cat Returned πŸ“¦

A cat takes a shipping journey!Β 

Flights and the Net βœˆπŸ’»

Two pieces of good news coming from the US government- flight refunds and net neutrality!Β 

Voyager 1: Back in Action! πŸ“‘πŸ›°

Voyager 1 was having a hard time getting in touch with Earth, but seems like smart folks found a fix!Read more about the repair here

Bird Dream Song πŸ¦πŸ’€πŸŽΆ

New research has been able to reproduce a song that a bird was dreaming... WHAT?! Read more about the research here

Penguin Pals 🐧

Two penguins have built an inseparable relationship- is love in the air?!Read more about the penguins hereΒ 

DΓ©jΓ  Vu Island Rescue 🌴πŸ₯₯

A story that seems like a movie that is similar to another story from a few years ago... that also seems like it's from a movie.Read more about the rescues hereΒ 

Stumpy: Replaced and Cloned 🌸

Famous trees (and one extra famous tree) are getting some help from scientists and diplomats. Read more about the D.C. cherry trees hereΒ 

Mexican Palace Cats 😸

A group of cats in Mexico's National Palace have received a special designation from the president. Read more (and watch a video) about the cats hereΒ 

Moon Farmin', Repeat

From the archive, the science of farming in moon dust! I was just reading about the next crewed mission to the moon, and it would appear that they're planning to set u...

Fonts for the Future πŸ”€

A big publisher is experimenting with page-saving fonts to cut down on paper.Read more about the fonts here

Two AI Bots Getting the Job Done

Two tales from the world of robotics and AI and work! Learn more about the tulip bots here

Bird Flutter Chatter πŸ¦πŸ’¬

A bird is showing a new form of communication that hasn't been seen before in our feathered friends. Read more about the research and the birds hereΒ 

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