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Nov 20, 2014 08:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
No wonder this man wasn't feeling well: The worm causes sparganosis, meaning inflammation of the body's tissues in response to the parasite. Continue reading →
Nov 20, 2014 07:53 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Three huge Galapagos tortoises at a zoo in Santa Fe seek out neck rubs and shell scrubs from two women zookeepers.
Nov 12, 2014 03:35 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Underwater tar mounds off the coast of Africa are teaming with an array of marine life, a new study reveals. Continue reading →
Nov 13, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sex and the science of sounds help to explain how a songbird can imitate a laser gun with astonishing precision. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2014 10:15 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A frozen bison mummy dating to the end of the Ice Age literally freezes in time what an animal from this period looked like. Continue reading →
Oct 29, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Fish don't scream, so what's a scared fish to do? Researchers found that some fish warn others and express their distress by grinding their teeth. Continue reading →
Oct 29, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
How could a frog go unnoticed in NYC for thousands of years? Discretion is everything. Continue reading →
Oct 16, 2014 10:29 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Videos taken recently at North Carolina beaches show incredible shark feeding frenzies, and how easy it is for some ravenous sharks to get stuck out of water. Continue reading →
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