Science

How to Live Forever? Be a Jellyfish

Hank introduces us to another amazing organism – the “immortal jellyfish,” Turritopsis dohrnii – and explains how it can extend its life cycle indefinitely through a process known as transdifferentiation. Like SciShow on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/scishow Follow SciShow on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/scishow Sources: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15084518 http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/wildlife/4357829/Immortal-jellyfish-swarming-across-the-world.html http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2009/01/090130-immortal-jellyfish-swarm.html http://stemcells.nih.gov/info/basics/basics1.asp The Curious Case of the Immortal Jellyfish http://www.mendeley.com/research/species-in-the-genus-turritopsis-cnidaria-hydrozoa-a-molecular-evaluation/

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As sea level rises, wetlands crank up their carbon storage — ScienceDaily

Some wetlands perform better under pressure. A new study revealed that when faced with sea-level rise, coastal wetlands respond by burying even more carbon in their soils. Coastal wetlands, which include marshes, mangroves and seagrasses, already store carbon more efficiently than any other natural ecosystem, including forests. The latest study, published March 7 in the […]

Sports

The reality of Tyronn Lue's health issues

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt tells us what he’s hearing about the health issues that have forced Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue to take a leave of absence. Read more: https://usat.ly/2ppTcyr Subscribe: https://goo.gl/E7X3NA Check out the latest in sports: http://www.usatoday.com/sports/ Like Us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/usatodaysports Follow Us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/usatodaysports Follow Us on Instagram: […]

World

Kenya heads to the polls

Polls in Kenya have officially closed, but thousands remain in queues to cast their ballots in a presidential election that has been marred by claims of vote rigging SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews and https://twitter.com/skynewsbreak Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com […]