15 MIT Research Projects That Will Make You Say ‘Whoa’
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John McCain at a press conference for the release of the 2012 Congressional Pig Book, an “expose of pork-barrel spending” by Citizens Against Government Waste. Photo via @MichelleFields.
Russians regenerate flowering plant from 30,000-year-old frozen burrow of Ice Age squirrel
The Silene stenophylla is the oldest plant ever to be regenerated, the researchers said, and it is fertile, producing white flowers and viable seeds.
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