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“Death and Dying”

Sep 2, 2015 09:31 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Gun violence works as a social contagion, say experts explaining a rise in violent crime across many U.S. cities.
Aug 31, 2015 01:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
News reports claim that a teen girl was buried alive in Honduras, but there's a simpler (and less horrifying) explanation.
Aug 27, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
People in ancient Egypt were likely to lose some of their front teeth before they could become mummies.
Aug 21, 2015 11:21 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The recovered skulls feature holes on both sides -- suggesting they had been arranged on wooden poles and displayed.
Aug 16, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Smoke from two massive explosions that rocked the Chinese port city of Tianjin on Wednesday (Aug. 12) floated east over the Bohai Sea before heading south toward the Shangdong Peninsula, NASA satellite images reveal.
Aug 10, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Irene Klotz
A study of more than 200,000 galaxies shows that the universe is producing half as much energy as it did 2 billion years ago and continues to fade.
Jul 28, 2015 10:50 AM ET // Owen Jarus, LiveScience
The small 5,000-year-old house in a prehistoric village in northeast China was filled with remains of 97 human bodies.
Jul 23, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Aging could happen at once, rather than over time -- and it may be possible to block the signal to begin the aging process.
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