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Dec 17, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
In a pinch, oyster shells function as speakers for an industrious, communicative fish.
Dec 15, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sparks are said to fly when people are in love, and now science proves this literally happens when an egg and sperm hit it off.
Dec 10, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The earliest known horned dinosaur from North America was not exactly kissable, given its spiky cheekbones and sharp beak. Continue reading →
Dec 9, 2014 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The glossy eggshell of a rare bird is so luminous that it actually changes color when viewed from different angles.
Dec 2, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
We humans can be led to believe that the higher the price, the better the quality. Monkeys aren’t so foolish.
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.
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