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Jul 30, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ebola has been detected in at least 10 different types of animals and researchers suspect even more could become infected with the deadly virus.
Jul 30, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Mother's nature's tiny fliers still tops in aerodynamic efficiency, but small man-made birds closing fast.
Jul 30, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The animal kingdom's bravest and most vigilant mother could be a deep sea octopus who has just broken the world record for egg brooding. Continue reading →
Jul 30, 2014 01:41 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The growing push to clear forests for palm oil cultivation in Africa may spell doom for that continent's great apes. Continue reading →
Jul 29, 2014 12:35 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Birds' eggs show pigment and structural adaptations that let just the right amount of sun reach the embryos.
Jul 29, 2014 10:15 AM ET // AFP
A lack of information about how many endangered cats live in the wild is hampering efforts, the conservation group WWF said.
Jul 29, 2014 03:45 PM ET // Richard Farrell
The start of racing season begins with a spate of horse injuries for California racetrack.
Jul 29, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The scaly anteaters could be eaten out of existence if illegal hunting and poaching continue.
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