Each week we find the most interesting and informative articles we can and along the way we uncover amazing and cool images. Here you'll discover incredible photos and the stories behind them.
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A mesmerizing 6-minute time lapse shows a single cell dividing seemingly endlessly until what was once a yellow blob has become a wriggling, darting salamander tadpole.
Threatened reindeer herds literally run circles around their predators.
The wreck may be lying on the seafloor near the Larsen C Ice Shelf.
AI's Creative Missteps
When neural networks attempted to create images of cats, the results were cat-astrophic.
These penguin dads are basically walking hot-water bottles.
Emperor penguins are the only penguin species that breeds on the frigid ice sheets of Antarctica in the dead of winter.
With tentacle-covered snouts, claw-like spines that protrude from their heads and bodies covered in armor, these newfound catfish look more myth than reality.
A new species of tarantula has something in common with the mythical unicorn — a prominent "horn."
[Full Story: 'Unicorn' Tarantula Wears a Weird Horn on Its Back]
Paleontologists working in South Korea found ancient spider fossils with mirrors in their eyes.
Scientists couldn't find the pattern in these strange clouds of quantum fireworks. So they enlisted a computer, and it noticed a hidden turtle.