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Oct 31, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Put the fright in your Halloween Friday with these creatures born to the world with unsettling looks and sublime spookiness.
Jun 20, 2014 03:15 PM ET // Richard Farrell
A study of thousands of blacklegged ticks showed that the tiny arachnids would more often than expected deliver two diseases at once.
May 29, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
The bacteria that cause the illness may have been lurking around for 15 million years -- long before humans walked on Earth.
May 12, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
With 10 times as many Americans affected by Lyme disease than previously reported, progress on vaccines is progressing.
Jul 24, 2013 01:52 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
This method of extermination killed between 75 to 100 percent of the ticks in the area. Continue reading →