News Digest - March 29, 2019

The Texas State House has passed a budget. House Bill 1 was passed unanimously on the evening of Wednesday, March 27th after "one of the shortest budget debates in recent memory." The House also approved withdrawals from the state's Rainy Day Fund to pay for Hurricane Harvey recovery, among other items.

You may know water fleas only as a means to measure water toxicity, but their alien world includes one of the planets fastest moving predators. Scientists have recorded video of a glassworm larvae striking and grabbing a water flea in less than 60 milliseconds.

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