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Aug 14, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The Natural Trap Cave excavation poses some unusual challenges, like how to get through customs with piles of dirty, 50,000-year-old bones. Continue reading →
Jun 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Chimps have come up with eight different ways to open the same fruit and, in doing so, strengthen the theory that non-human primates practice culture.
Jun 23, 2014 04:35 AM ET
We finally know a bit more about why chimps will chip in together on large tasks.
May 29, 2014 09:55 AM ET // AFP
Autopsies of the mostly calf and juvenile carcasses found the whales had experienced very poor nutrition.
May 29, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Running speed, or lack thereof, may be at the heart of the swiftness of a female scorpion's sting.
May 16, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Dani Cooper, ABC Science Online
The US study is the first time such a development has been shown in an animal that is similar to humans.
May 15, 2014 10:20 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
The creatures have surprisingly high levels of naturally produced carbon monoxide, a noxious gas that is deadly at high concentrations in their blood.
May 14, 2014 11:15 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Small, toothy fish, that resembles the creature from the movie 'Alien,' is turning out to be a big mystery for the scientists who study it.
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