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Nov 23, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Just one creature can live in space, and now scientists have found the tardigrade has the highest amount of foreign DNA in its genome.
Nov 21, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
Although most of the papers are torn and ruined by bird beaks, it's still possible to read their contents.
Nov 20, 2015 10:31 AM ET // AFP
The trove of more than 4,000 bronze and silver coins dating back to Ancient Rome and weighing 33 pounds was discovered by a Swiss farmer.
Nov 19, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Songbirds could be tap dancing in your yard now, but their moves can only be revealed by high-speed cameras.
Nov 19, 2015 11:23 AM ET // Mindy Weisberger, LiveScience
Over 500 million years ago, humans and certain worms shared a common ancestor.
Nov 18, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pigeons are hardly birdbrains when it comes to distinguishing cancerous from normal tissue.
Nov 18, 2015 10:05 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Microscopic parasites only a few cells large are essentially greatly degenerated jellyfish.
Nov 13, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Google says it caps the speed of the prototype vehicles at 25 mph for safety reasons.
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