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“Africa”

Aug 29, 2014 07:50 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
An extensive look at the genome of the Ebola virus reveals its behavior, when it arrived in West Africa and how it spread in the region.
Aug 27, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Ancient stone artifacts recently excavated from Saudi Arabia possess similarities to items of about the same age in Africa.
Aug 19, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The insatiable demand for ivory is causing a dramatic decline in the number of African elephants.
Aug 18, 2014 10:00 AM ET // AFP
Club-wielding young men storm the health center, claiming Ebola virus does not exist.
Aug 15, 2014 02:35 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The World Health Organization says the crisis has been vastly underestimated. Continue reading →
Aug 11, 2014 01:01 PM ET
The United States just pledged $14 billion to invest in African businesses and infrastructure, while China has been doing so for years. Here's why both are betting on Africa as the next big thing.
Aug 12, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
In honor of World Elephant Day, we take a look at some of the traits these amazing giants have in common with people.
Aug 6, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Many potential drug cures remain in the laboratory -- and one treatment won't fit all.
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