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Jul 24, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some 322 birds, mammals and reptiles all went extinct in just the past 500 years due to people, research shows.
Jul 12, 2014 08:40 AM ET // Genelle Weule, ABC Science
Oral histories reveal that Aboriginal language groups have uses specific stars to remember waypoints while traveling.
Jun 27, 2014 03:28 PM ET // Discovery News
Chimps are very much like humans, from giggling to grieving.
Jun 19, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Neanderthals and modern humans shared an ancestor, so why did the two groups wind up looking so different from each other? A new find helps explain that and more. Continue reading →
Jun 9, 2014 07:05 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Human faces look the way they do today because our ancestors fought a lot, according to a new theory bolstered by an analysis of our skull bones. Continue reading →
Jun 6, 2014 02:25 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
To acclimate to the heat of Brazil for the World Cup, some teams will wear new vests that maintain a freezing temperature for 15-20 minutes. Continue reading →
Jun 4, 2014 11:51 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The oldest known pants, just discovered in China, were surprisingly stylish in addition to being functional. Continue reading →
Jun 2, 2014 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Unborn fetuses have an unusual reaction when mom's stressed: They touch their faces with their left hand. Continue reading →
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