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South Carolina Flood Reveals Unique Ant Survival Skill

After scientists dropped water onto the ants, they noted a droplet that formed into a bead on the ant's exoskeleton, demonstrating its ability to deflect water. While an individual ant has a moderately hydrophobic, or water-repellent, outer covering, a large raft of fire ants are far more water-repellent, the study found.

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Here are a few unreal photos of South Carolina's biblical floods

According to CNN, 600 National Guardsman have been deployed to assist in rescues and evacuations. "We're trying to find a few grub", said Caitlyn Hatem, a student at the College of Charleston. "Turn around, don't drown", it says. After all, just 12 inches of water can overpower a standard-sized auto. Flood warnings remained in effect for many parts of the East Coast through Sunday.

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Federal Bureau of Investigation warns of threat regarding Philadelphia universities

At the University of the Arts, absences are not being counted today, according to a student there. Schools throughout the Delaware Valley amped up security, and they got supplemental patrols from local police. "This is out of abundance of caution that we're putting this out there", Shupp said. Ariana Downs, a Drexel sophomore, says, "I was just more alert, and nothing happened".

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Rand Paul rebukes Ted Cruz

Paul went off on Cruz during a Fox News Radio interview on Tuesday , saying Cruz can't get anything done because he's too busy calling people names in the Senate. Ted Cruz is the most conservative candidate running. If we assume candidates after Jeb Bush - Mike Huckabee, Lindsey Graham, George Pataki, Bobby Jindal, Rick Santorum and Paul - do not have enough interest from GOP voters , we can classify the remaining candidates into two camps: Outsiders and GOP ...

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Flash flood watch for North Carolina

Additionally, the Hatteras ferry would not run until further notice. The winds, which have been only breezy from the northeast today, will pick up Sunday into Monday as the pressure gradient tightens between the coastal low and a high to the north and are forecast to blow from the northeast at 20 to 30, with perhaps somegusts to 40 miles per hour .

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Jennifer Aniston wears her bathrobe on a plane in new Emirates advert

Kidman's presence triggered a backlash among the United Statesflight attendants union, which claimed the Gulf carriers were well known for their discriminatory treatment of female crew. As one of the busiest women in Hollywood, Aniston, like many of our customers, enjoys downtime only when she is travelling. However, there's just one problem: most of us can't exactly afford the cost of the ticket that grants access to the coveted bar and shower.