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These McLaren F1s and Bugatti EB110s were the stars of Car Week

These McLaren F1s and Bugatti EB110s were the stars of Car Week

Share this story Now there‘s a sight you don‘t see very often. Jonathan Gitlin With only 106 ever built, a McLaren F1 is a rare thing. But this bright orange one is rarer than most. Jonathan Gitlin McLaren built five F1 LMs (plus a prototype) during the winter of 1995-1996 […]

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‘Disgusting. Stop these pathetic trolls!‘ Man United & Maguire condemn racist abuse of Paul Pogba

‘Disgusting. Stop these pathetic trolls!‘ Man United & Maguire condemn racist abuse of Paul Pogba

‘Disgusting. Stop these pathetic trolls!‘ Man United & Maguire condemn racist abuse of Paul Pogba Manchester United have released a statement condemning as “disgusting” the racist abuse suffered by French midfielder Paul Pogba after he missed a crucial penalty away at Wolves on Monday, backed up by star defender Harry […]

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These bats can use leaves as “sound mirrors” for better navigation

These bats can use leaves as “sound mirrors” for better navigation

/ The leaf-nosed bat, native to Central and South America, has noseleaves that may help project its echolocation calls. Thomas Lohnes/AFP/Getty Image Share this story can locate even small prey with echolocation by exploiting an “acoustic mirror” effect, according to  in Current Biology. If the bat approaches an insect on […]

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We now know what causes these two shark species to glow green

We now know what causes these two shark species to glow green

/ The lighter areas on the skin of this chain cat shark contain a special molecule that absorbs the ocean‘s blue light and turns it into green light. David Gruber / iScience Share this story Scientists have figured out why certain species of shark can absorb blue light in the […]

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