Micrograph: Cally HarperYou’re looking at a scanning electron microscope image of a Pallas’s long-tongued bat. The hairs act as a “mop” to scoop up nectar. Cally Harper and Beth Brainerd of Duke University found out exactly how such a weird tongue…
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News FAIL of the Day: Two CNN Anchors Talk via Satellite in the Same Parking Lot
Do you see what’s going on in this GIF? Yesterday morning, CNN Newsroom anchor Ashleigh Banfield and CNN Headline News anchor Nancy Grace were discussing the Cleveland kidnapping case “via satellite,” which is a great way to communicate for those who aren’t standing in the same parking lot, and of course, they were. The setup was discovered after a viewer noticed same exact cars passing through both sides of the split-screen in the background and The Atlantic Wire also followed up with a shot-by-shot breakdown of the scene.