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Feb 20, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Tim Wall
Bottle gourds' wild ancestors may have crossed the Atlantic Ocean on the currents that run from western Africa to the Caribbean and South America thousands of years before Europeans made similar voyages. Continue reading →
Jan 13, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Tim Wall
A volcanic eruption -- and new geological finds -- suggest a volcano depicted in ancient art may still be active. Continue reading →
Jan 5, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Bill Nye 'The Science Guy' will argue the case for evolution, but not all scientists think it's a good idea. Here's why. Continue reading →
Nov 12, 2013 07:30 AM ET // AFP
A villa near Florence that inspired the author of Pinocchio is on the market for 10.5 million euros ($14 million).
Oct 10, 2013 05:00 AM ET // Mike Wall, Space.com
A team of scientists claims to have found the first-ever definitive evidence of a comet striking Earth.
Oct 8, 2013 11:15 AM ET // Eric Niiler
As the federal shutdown enters its second week, scientists worry that the United States program in Antarctica will be a casualty of political wars.
Sep 23, 2013 11:30 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Slimy brown algae not only survived a wild ride into the stratosphere via a volcanic ash cloud, they landed on distant islands looking flawless.
Aug 29, 2013 03:00 AM ET // Larry O'Hanlon
Here are the top five volcano-related questions that have all been answered in the last decade.
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