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“Mammals”

Apr 2, 2014 08:45 AM ET
Recently, the UN ordered Japan to stop their annual whale hunt because it's illegal. Trace explains the history of whaling, and why we don't need it anymore.
Apr 1, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Zebra stripes turn out to have a surprising function. Continue reading →
Mar 31, 2014 10:02 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
“Sargassum” might be one small whistle for dolphins, and one giant leap for interspecies communication.
Mar 31, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
The top court ruled the program was a commercial activity disguised as science.
Mar 4, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A remarkable collection of Jurassic Era fossils from China also includes salamanders with their gills preserved. Continue reading →
Feb 7, 2014 05:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A pre-Dino Era carnivore could literally bite off more than it could chew thanks to its serrated "steak knife" teeth. Continue reading →
Feb 6, 2014 08:44 AM ET // Tim Wall
A recently described species of beaked whale has never been seen alive. Continue reading →
Feb 4, 2014 11:30 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
A new look at a remarkable collection of fossils finds the animals died in a terrific volcanic eruption.
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