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Sep 18, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Nearly every primate, including humans, hates getting ripped off, finds research.
Sep 17, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
All is not what it seems underwater, as scientists have determined that some organisms are completely invisible when in water. Continue reading →
Sep 16, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sharks might not win any prizes for smarts, but they often behave like brilliant mathematicians.
Sep 12, 2014 03:40 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A commission in Iceland has concluded that a legendary lake monster there exists; others aren't so sure. Continue reading →
Sep 11, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The newly discovered dino-era pterosaur looks to have been built for scooping up fish -- a lot of them. Continue reading →
Sep 9, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A chunk of amber preserves the exact moment, 50 million years ago, when a mite attached itself to an ant's head and began to feast. Continue reading →
Sep 8, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
South America usually gets all the fanfare for discoveries of large dinosaurs, but Africa had some enormous dinos too, as evidenced by a new find this week. Continue reading →
Sep 5, 2014 05:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
California blue whales have just become the first whales to recover their population numbers after whaling, which nearly drove the marine mammals to extinction. Continue reading →
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