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Feb 19, 2014 04:52 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
As the freezing weather begins to thaw, energy efficient buildings and skyscrapers can make the conditions riper for more, and larger, icicles. Continue reading →
Jun 3, 2013 06:25 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Florida man broke a hotel window, claiming he was pursued by zombies. And he's not the only one. Continue reading →
May 14, 2013 03:29 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Despite parents' concerns and news media stories, child abductions by strangers are much rarer than most people think. Continue reading →
Apr 9, 2010 12:20 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
After every national tragedy, from the Columbine school shooting to terrorist attacks to mine disasters, there is call for reform. Blame and outrage mix with sadness, spurring politicians and regulators to reassure the public they are safe. Panels are assembled and investigations are launched in an...
May 19, 2012 12:48 AM ET // Trace Dominguez
Are pit bulls as dangerous as Maryland thinks they are? How long should women breast-feed? Did the Mayans actually predict doomsday? Find out the answers in This Week in Discovery News.