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Jul 28, 2015 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Is your hamster happy? A new tool to assess moods in the furry little rodents can tell if they are optimistic or depressed.
Jul 28, 2015 06:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
T. rex and other big dinosaurs had teeth that were specialized for tearing through flesh and bone -- only one living animal has similar tooth structure. Can you guess which?
Jul 24, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Artificial light at outdoor stadiums is a form of pollution that can harm certain animals.
Jul 23, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some like it hot, but woolly mammoths and giant sloths didn’t, helping to explain why these animals and other big beasts from the last Ice Age went extinct.
Jul 21, 2015 01:24 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Entomologists solve the mystery of strange markings that appeared at night in Indian homes.
Jul 16, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A great white shark on a Massachusetts beach was rescued, showing a successful technique to revive a suffocating shark. Continue reading →
Jul 14, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Our species may be handy, but human hands turn out to be more primitive than chimps' and orangutans', according to a new study. Continue reading →
Jul 14, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The world’s oldest known fossilized sperm has just been discovered in a 50-million-year-old worm cocoon from Antarctica. Continue reading →
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