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Apr 11, 2014 03:40 PM ET // Tim Wall
Many animals and plants hold on to existence in fragments of their former homelands, surrounded by a flood of human farms and homes.
Apr 14, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
Check out these flowering plants that can help give bees a boost.
Apr 7, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
An extinct arthropod, Fuxianhuia protensa, from the Cambrian period, had a sophisticated heart and blood vessel system.
Mar 25, 2014 05:59 AM ET
It's very easy to tell the difference from plants and animals...right? It was announced last week that sea anemones are actually half animal, and half plant! Trace explains how something can be both.
Mar 9, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sponges led to more oxygen in oceans, setting the stage for complex forms of life that included our distant ancestors, according to a new study. Continue reading →
Mar 6, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A large living coral reef has just been found in the coastal waters of Iraq.
Jan 14, 2014 03:23 PM ET // Tim Wall
As the planet warms, plants and animals will find refuge in some key locations. Continue reading →
Jan 8, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Great white sharks can live to be 70 years or more and might be the oldest sharks on earth. Continue reading →
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