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Jul 17, 2014 08:49 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A common parasite found in cat poop shows promise in treating aggressive forms of cancer. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Mirrored glass lips that furl and unfurl are the secret to the disco clam's impressive underwater light show. Continue reading →
Jun 4, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A tiny male frog uses a storm drain pipe as a microphone to amplify mating calls and attracting female admirers. Continue reading →
May 29, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A spider has evolved a successful way to avoid being bothered: it masquerades as an unsavory pile. Continue reading →
May 28, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Wasps don't have to go to the hardware store for a drill bit. They have their own, which are so cleverly designed that researchers are now trying to duplicate them. Continue reading →
May 1, 2014 12:01 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Tears are sort of like sports drinks, in that they contain various vitamins and minerals in a liquid solution. Continue reading →
Apr 17, 2014 03:00 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The nose-horned viper ate the wrong insect: the centipede likely chewed its way out.
Mar 26, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Fifteen flamingos in a German zoo were found mysteriously beheaded last week, and investigators believe they have finally found the culprit. Continue reading →
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