Chele Peters

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Decapitated Worms Regrow Heads, Keep Old Memories

<b>In French Revolution-style, researchers decapitated flatworms—then did something that would give even Madam Defarge the creeps.</b><p>The scientists let the worms’ heads grow back and found that their memories returned along with the new noggins, according to a new study in the <i>Journal of Experimental</i> …

High Rise Threatens Integrity of Ninth Ward Community

I spent the better part of my first year as a college graduate living in the past. No, not missing college — well maybe a little — but recording living memory of the Ninth Ward through a National Geographic Young Explorers grant.<p>I recorded the evolution of this historic neighborhood from its …

Senate to vote on restoring lower student loan rate

The rate doubled to 6.8 percent on July 1st due to congressional inaction<p>WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrats are trying to restore lower interest rates on student loans.<p>A procedural vote is scheduled for Wednesday on a Senate measure that would return rates on subsidized Stafford loans to 3.4 …

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Phoenix Jones mini-doc peeks into the psyche of a real-life superhero

Phoenix Jones' tenure as a "real-life superhero" patrolling Seattle's streets has not been without controversy, but it's still fascinating to hear …

UCF Students Protest Westboro Baptist Church's Upcoming Visit: 'Leave Us The Hell Alone'

University of Central Florida students plan to protest the Westboro Baptist Church's upcoming visit to the college later this month, according to KnightNews.com.<p>The controversial religious group plans to visit UCF on July 15 to, it says, “remind this generation that they have so enraged the Lord …

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Opportunity Rover's 10th Anniversary On Mars & Off-Planet Driving Record Celebrated (VIDEO)

On the 10th anniversary of its launch, NASA's Opportunity rover on Mars is also celebrating reaching the halfway point in its drive from one crater-rim segment to another.<p>The Opportunity rover, which is still going strong on the Red Planet long after its official mission was slated to end, is …

Antarctica's hidden Lake Vostok found to teem with life

Lake Vostok, Antarctica's biggest and deepest subsurface lake, might contain thousands of different kinds of tiny organisms — and perhaps bigger fish as well, researchers report.<p>The lake, buried under more than 2 miles (3.7 kilometers) of Antarctic ice, has been seen as an earthly analog for …

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