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Nov 24, 2014 08:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Dogs are inherently sloppier drinkers than cats, finds new research that explains why canines can't prevent their back splash messes.
Nov 20, 2014 08:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
No wonder this man wasn't feeling well: The worm causes sparganosis, meaning inflammation of the body's tissues in response to the parasite. Continue reading →
Nov 20, 2014 07:53 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Three huge Galapagos tortoises at a zoo in Santa Fe seek out neck rubs and shell scrubs from two women zookeepers.
Nov 12, 2014 03:35 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Underwater tar mounds off the coast of Africa are teaming with an array of marine life, a new study reveals. Continue reading →
Nov 13, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sex and the science of sounds help to explain how a songbird can imitate a laser gun with astonishing precision. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2014 10:15 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A frozen bison mummy dating to the end of the Ice Age literally freezes in time what an animal from this period looked like. Continue reading →
Oct 29, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Fish don't scream, so what's a scared fish to do? Researchers found that some fish warn others and express their distress by grinding their teeth. Continue reading →
Oct 29, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
How could a frog go unnoticed in NYC for thousands of years? Discretion is everything. Continue reading →
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