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TIL scientists have been able to genetically modify mosquitoes so their sperm can only produce male offspring, decimating test populations in six generations. This inexpensive innovation could prevent the spread of malaria, save millions of lives and won’t have a significant impact on the ecosystem.

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TIL scientists have been able to genetically modify mosquitoes so their sperm can only produce male offspring, decimating test populations in six generations. This inexpensive innovation could prevent the spread of malaria, save millions of lives and won’t have a

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TIL: Happier cows really do produce more milk, and simply calling cows by individual names ups production by 3.5%.

TIL: Happier cows really do produce more milk, and simply calling cows by individual names ups production by 3.5%. submitted by KarockGrok [link] [1046 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio?

Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio? So you're listening to the radio. The music sounds great, when suddenly the most scratchy sounding emergency warning breaks in. It's nearly impossible to hear or understand.

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Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio?

Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio? So you're listening to the radio. The music sounds great, when suddenly the most scratchy sounding emergency warning breaks in. It's nearly impossible to hear or understand.

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Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio?

Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio? So you're listening to the radio. The music sounds great, when suddenly the most scratchy sounding emergency warning breaks in. It's nearly impossible to hear or understand.

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Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio?

Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio? So you're listening to the radio. The music sounds great, when suddenly the most scratchy sounding emergency warning breaks in. It's nearly impossible to hear or understand.

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Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio?

Why can’t they produce a clear sounding emergency broadcast message for the radio? So you're listening to the radio. The music sounds great, when suddenly the most scratchy sounding emergency warning breaks in. It's nearly impossible to hear or understand.

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Is it physically possible for an animal to produce fire, like a dragon?

Is it physically possible for an animal to produce fire, like a dragon? submitted by jhgkjy [link] [7 comments] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL there is an indoor farm in japan that can produce 10,000 heads of lettuce in a day, while using 99% less water than an outdoor farm.

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TIL there is an indoor farm in japan that can produce 10,000 heads of lettuce in a day, while using 99% less water than an outdoor farm. submitted by DO_NOT_TIP_ME [link] [1574 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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YSK: that the resources required to produce meat and much higher than that of vegetables

YSK: that the resources required to produce meat and much higher than that of vegetables I find that a lot of people don't actually know that on average, for the amount of meat that could feed one person, 100 could

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