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“Iran”

Oct 3, 2014 11:10 AM ET
With the two countries' long history of distrust of and outright aggression toward each other, can the United States and Iran ever ever work together, perhaps against ISIS?
Sep 9, 2014 07:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The bowl was uncovered just beyond the fingertips of a dead soldier and two of his comrades, who were crushed under bricks and burned building material.
Sep 9, 2014 11:05 AM ET
ISIS is capturing all of the headlines with its barbaric beheadings, but the terror group is by no means the only one holding Americans captive. Tara reminds us of other U.S. citizens being held, and by whom. And they're just the ones we know about.
Aug 13, 2014 07:00 AM ET // AFP
An Iranian-born mathematician has become the first woman to win a prestigious Fields Medal, widely viewed as the Nobel Prize of mathematics.
Dec 16, 2013 02:15 PM ET // Miriam Kramer, SPACE.com
Iran has successfully launched a monkey into space for the second time on Saturday (Dec. 14) and returned it safely to Earth after a 15-minute rocket ride, according to Iranian officials.
Feb 6, 2013 11:56 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Iran is sticking by its claims of launching a monkey into space and recovering it alive -- despite broadcasting images of two different monkeys before and after launch last week. ->
Mar 30, 2012 08:50 AM ET // Tim Wall
The common cow's early ancestors were large and nasty and only a small pool were domesticated.