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Jul 30, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ebola has been detected in at least 10 different types of animals and researchers suspect even more could become infected with the deadly virus.
Jul 30, 2014 01:41 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The growing push to clear forests for palm oil cultivation in Africa may spell doom for that continent's great apes. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2014 07:30 AM ET // AFP
An American doctor and a U.S. missionary who had been battling West Africa's Ebola epidemic have fallen sick with the disease in Liberia.
Jul 25, 2014 11:30 AM ET // AFP
The death toll numbers are up from the deadly disease and the number of cases has surpassed 1,000.
Jul 23, 2014 09:40 AM ET // AFP
U.S. man planted a flag in a tiny parcel of uninhabited land on the border between Egypt and Sudan, and The Kingdom of North Sudan was born.
Jul 17, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
Experts warn that the weight gain is contributing to infertility, which could be detrimental to the survival of the species in zoos.
Jun 30, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
The newbie, now called Macroscelides micus, is the smallest member of the scientific order Macroscelidea and sports a narrow, trunk-like snout.
Jun 27, 2014 03:28 PM ET // Discovery News
Chimps are very much like humans, from giggling to grieving.
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