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Scientists discover 'glowing' sea turtle

Researchers captured the footage of the first instance of biofluorescence in a reptile while observing the behavior of other glowing species. In a video released by  National Geographic  on September 28, Gruber said the sea turtle looked like a "bright red and green spaceship".

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Police officer trapped by escaped bees

A semi-truck overturned Tuesday south of  Oklahoma  City, and its spill really stung. At one point, the bees swarmed several emergency vehicles. "Bees are loose along the interstate", the Oklahoma Highway Patrol wrote  on Twitter .   The fire department arrived soon after and used water to remove the bees, Mr Zink escaping with just a single bee sting. Officials involved in the cleanup were told that bees get more aggressive at night, KOCO added, so as the sky darkened, they had to make ...

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Rangers employee fired after posting 'Fire Charlie' tweet during Longhorns

And that resulted in a tweet at 2:317 pm PST that read "Fire Charlie". Everyone in Texas is thinking it , and the Rangers' Twitter account just tweeted it. Surprisingly, it wasn't the only (or even the worst) Texas football-related social media mess-up of the afternoon. "The Rangers sincerely regret this incident and have taken the appropriate measures to make certain it does not occur in the future".

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Corpse Flower Blooms Unexpectedly at Chicago Botanic Garden

According to Fox News, the Chicago Botanic Garden is home to the rare phenomenon of a corpse flower, a unique plant that is causing a major stink in the Windy City. The Chicago Botanic Garden credits "a combination of dimethyl trisulfide, isovaleric acid, dimethyl disulfide, benzyl alcohol, indole, and trimethylamine".

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Chicago Residents Hold Their Noses when Rare Corpse Flower Begins to Bloom

It was not actually Alice but a larger  corpse flower  named Spike that the botanical garden expected to bloom. Visitors who came to visit were thrilled to see the flower and get a whiff of its smell. The horrendous stink attracts pollinators that help it reproduce.  The Chicago Botanic Garden  will stay open until 2 a.m. for "peak bloom viewing" the  website  explained.

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HTC One A9 with Android Marshmallow expected to launch on October 20

It's open to everyone, too. HTC shared a link to www. htc.com/launch , where the event will be streamed virtually. Android 6.0 Marshmallow will be officially released by Google next week, but it won't be hitting HTC devices until later this year.