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Aug 28, 2014 02:34 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The health benefits of marriage range from improved mood to a stronger immune system. Continue reading →
Aug 28, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
The petite Dorset people went extinct before the Vikings arrived and never mixed with Inuit or Eskimo peoples.
Aug 28, 2014 12:57 PM ET
It's commonly thought that not sleeping for super-long times is a good way to get yourself dead. Trace tells us where that line is, and how long record-setting humans have stayed up in the past.
Aug 28, 2014 12:13 PM ET
Since mankind thoroughly eradicated polio, there hasn't been a single human-infecting disease that's been fully removed from the global population. Tara explains how this can be, when we've otherwise advanced so much with our medical treatments.
Aug 28, 2014 05:25 AM ET
Thanks to new research, the appendix can finally show itself in public again. Tara explains why this formerly pointless organ may not be required equipment but still serves a useful function.
Aug 27, 2014 05:55 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Scientists warn that a potentially deadly disease may spread from the tropics to temperate areas of Europe as the result of climate change. Continue reading →
Aug 27, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Rats who eat junk food not only get fat, but also lose their appetite for novel foods, new research shows. Continue reading →
Aug 27, 2014 01:05 PM ET
With multiple autopsies ordered in the Michael Brown case, the examination has been in the news of late. Tara takes a look at what really goes on during an autopsy.
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