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Oct 1, 2015 01:17 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A beautiful endangered bird was photographed for the first time ever, only to be killed later by researchers who hope to study it more.
Sep 23, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 9,000-year-old skull was recovered in Brazil with two severed hands covering the face.
Sep 23, 2015 05:04 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
Decomposing human bodies emit a distinct chemical cocktail that separates them from other decaying animals. Continue reading →
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 18, 2015 01:49 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Scientists scanned the skeleton and found a pattern of deep loss of spongy bone in both the bone tissue of the humerus.
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.
Jul 9, 2015 07:15 AM ET
What happens to your body when you die? If no one claims your body and you don't have a will, your body can be disposed of by the state.
Jun 24, 2015 07:34 AM ET
In the movie Self/Less, an older man tries to stay young by uploading his consciousness to a younger body. Can technology prevent humans from aging?
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