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British Zoo Cameras Capture Closeup Video of Tigers Feeding, Climbing Trees

British Zoo Cameras Capture Closeup Video of Tigers Feeding, Climbing Trees

Buzz60 (Jan. 22, 2015) Clever camera placement at a British zoo gets amazingly up-close shots of tigers climbing trees and hunting for food. Jen Markham (@jenmarkham) has the video. Video provided by Buzz60
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Kids Eat More Fruits And Veggies After Recess

Kids Eat More Fruits And Veggies After Recess

Newsy (Jan. 14, 2015) A study finds children who ate lunch after recess consumed 54 percent more fruits and vegetables. Video provided by Newsy
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3D Laser Mapping 'weighs' Trees

3D Laser Mapping 'weighs' Trees

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Jan. 14, 2015) A laser scanning technique is being developed by scientists to 3D map the structure of trees in order to determine the biomass and carbon stocks in forests more accurately than by other methods. The authors of the study hope their research will provide better understanding of the role of forests in reducing man-made CO2 emissions and give an effective framework for climate policymakers. Matthew Stock reports. Video provided by Reuters
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How Carnivorous Pitcher Plants Trap Their Prey

How Carnivorous Pitcher Plants Trap Their Prey

Newsy (Jan. 14, 2015) Carnivorous pitcher plants are a little crafty when it comes to catching ants. They trick insects into a slippery death. Video provided by Newsy
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