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Washed-Up 'Alien Hairballs' Are Actually Algae

Washed-Up 'Alien Hairballs' Are Actually Algae

Newsy (Sep. 22, 2014) — Green balls of algae washed up on Sydney, Australia's Dee Why Beach. Video provided by Newsy
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Top 3 Outrageous Animal Stories Of The Week

Top 3 Outrageous Animal Stories Of The Week

Newsy (Sep. 19, 2014) — This week's animal stories include a goldfish having surgery, a pizza chain giving out pets, and a tiger found on the side of the road. Video provided by Newsy
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New Music With Recycled Instruments at Colombia Fest

New Music With Recycled Instruments at Colombia Fest

AFP (Sep. 19, 2014) — Jars, bottles, caps and even a pizza box, recovered from the trash, were the elements used by four musical groups at the "RSFEST2014 Sonorities Recycling Festival", in Colombian city of Cali. Duration: 00:49 Video provided by AFP
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2K Drafts Face-Mapping Tech for New Game

2K Drafts Face-Mapping Tech for New Game

AP (Sep. 17, 2014) — "NBA 2K15" is angling for a slam dunk with an innovative new way to put players in the game. Gamers will be able to digitally graft lifelike 3D renditions of their faces onto virtual players using the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One cameras. (Sept. 17) Video provided by AP
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