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To Catch a Comet

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Preview Follow orbiter Rosetta as it attempts to land on the surface of a comet.

Watch Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 11am on WMHT-TV​

On November 11, 2014 billions of kilometers from Earth, a spacecraft orbiter and lander did what no other has dared to attempt: land on the volatile surface of a comet as it zooms around the sun at 67,000 km/hr.

PBS Nature News

Butterfly Mimicry

Scientist Susan Finkbeiner conducts an experiment to determine if wing-pattern mimicry in butterflies actually works. The post Butterfly Mimicry appeared first on Nature.

A Butterfly’s Proboscis

Scientist Matthew Lehnert uses the latest technology to look deep into a butterflys proboscis or its elongated sucking mouthpart to determine the mechanism for how it...

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Five Reasons to Eat Insects

Save room for bugs! They're the future of green cuisine.