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Mountain Lion Found Under Los Angeles Home

Mountain Lion Found Under Los Angeles Home

Reuters - US Online Video (Apr. 14, 2015) A well-known mountain lion has settled in comfortably beneath a Los Angeles home, defying attempts by Animal Services officials to nudge him out and back to his natural habitat. Jillian Kitchener reports. Video provided by Reuters
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Chimpanzee Knocks Drone out of Sky With Stick in Netherlands Zoo

Chimpanzee Knocks Drone out of Sky With Stick in Netherlands Zoo

Reuters - News Video Online (Apr. 14, 2015) A go-pro camera captures the moment a chimpanzee uses a stick to destroy a drone flying around an ape enclosure in a Netherlands zoo. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters
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Scientists in a Spin Over Synthetic Spider Silk

Scientists in a Spin Over Synthetic Spider Silk

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Apr. 10, 2015) German scientists create artificial silk by combining spider protein with bacteria usually found in the guts of humans and animals. It's as strong and flexible as the real thing, and because of its biocompatability, the silk could have a variety of surgical uses. Sharon Reich reports. Video provided by Reuters
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Bionic Ants Could Be Tomorrow's Factory Workers

Bionic Ants Could Be Tomorrow's Factory Workers

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Mar. 30, 2015) Industrious 3D printed bionic ants working together could toil in the factories of the future, says German technology company Festo. The robotic insects cooperate and coordinate their actions and movements to achieve a common aim. Amy Pollock reports. Video provided by Reuters
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