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“extreme life”

Jul 18, 2014 12:44 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Europa hides an ocean of liquid water beneath its icy crust; NASA wants to seek out its life-giving potential. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An 'Elixir of Long Life' is found among 19th-century liquor bottles in New York, and archaeologists mix up a batch. Continue reading →
Jun 13, 2014 03:21 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Extreme sports outfitter to start selling $6,000 water-propelled system. Continue reading →
Jun 1, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Alexander Davies
As hurricane season takes aim at American shores, the surfers among us are polishing their cowabungas.
May 21, 2014 03:15 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Curious about whether there is life beyond Earth? The answer should come within 20 years, astronomers told members of a Congressional science committee on Wednesday.
May 8, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Mt. Everest is a natural laboratory that continues to teach scientists lessons about how the body works and why lack of oxygen causes so many problems for climbers and heart failure patients.
Apr 22, 2014 02:31 PM ET // Emily Sohn
Despite tales of overcrowding, fighting and tragedy, hundreds of people continue to try to summit Everest every year. What's the appeal?
Jan 28, 2014 11:07 AM ET // AFP
A tough-as-nails New Zealand doctor fended off the attacking shark with a knife.
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