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Robots reveal the secrets behind how sidewinder snakes move

The snakes have the ability to conquer steep hills of sand, a feat that robots have yet to conquer, until now.

Food, family, and fall colours: Reasons why I love Canadian Thanksgiving

Canada really did choose the best time of year to celebrate Thanksgiving. The weather in early October is still lovely, the trees are brilliant, and the bountiful fall harvest is at its peak. No wonder it's my favourite holiday!

Ten famous designers commission their wish list

What happens when ten famous designers get what they wished?

Photo: Red dragonfly matches the fall foliage

This photo was taken on October 3 in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.

Photo: Catching a glimpse of dolphins among the waves

The dolphins were photographed in San Luis Obispo County, California.

LEGO dumps oil company partnership, makes things a bit more awesome

Over the past three months, over a million people from all around the globe have contacted LEGO to ask them to drop their oil partnership.

Initiative challenges Elon Musk to help create a sustainable global transportation tipping point by 2025

The new TEN9 initiative seeks to use technology, creativity, and policy to convert 1 billion people to sustainable transport by 2025, in the hopes of crossing the tipping point.

Watch: From the filmmakers of “The Cove,” a short about saving species

This short film gives us a glimpse into “Racing Extinction,” a new documentary by the Oceanic Preservation Society.

How to prevent gasoline from contaminating soil and groundwater

Leaks in gas stations seep into the ground through the pavement - but there's an easy way to solve this!

A recipe for oatmeal-almond facial scrub

Who needs plastic microbeads to exfoliate when you've got almonds and oatmeal? Make your skin glow with this lovely recipe.

Shared urban micro-shelter is made out of salvaged doors & windows

Could rampant privatization of urban spaces be countered with small, low-cost, shared shelters such as this project?

Pay-as-you-feel restaurant food rescued from dumpsters

The lawyers may be salivating, but Bristol's "Skipchen" believes it can make dumpster diving palatable.

Photo: Golden sunrise over a Florida lagoon

This sunrise was photographed at St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge in Florida.

Artist's fertile nature field guide collages reveal anatomy of the imagination

Vintage etchings from textbooks and nature field guides are re-combined into fantastical images full of powerful symbolism.

Game changer? VW says electric car range will be between 310-370 miles by 2020

Once we pass a certain range threshold, most people will have no reason to buy a gasoline vehicle.

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