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David Gruber: Seeing the Ocean in Neon
The marine biologist discovered a world of glowing ocean creatures, never before seen by the human eye.
From Senegal and Nigeria, 4 Lessons on How to Stop Ebola
Countries around the world—including the United States—are learning a lot from the way these two West African nations have contained their Ebola cases.
Male Birds Poison Themselves to Appear Sexier—a First
Great bustards eat poisonous beetles to combat intestinal parasites—and possibly appear healthier to females, a new study suggests.
World's Longest Snake Has Virgin Birth—First Recorded in Species
Thelma, a reticulated python, produced six baby snakes without the help of a male, new DNA evidence shows.
U.S. Indictment Accuses South African Brothers of Trafficking Rhino Horns
Safari outfitters allegedly duped hunters into paying extra to illegally shoot rhinos.
Highest Stone Age Campsite Reveals Grit of First Americans
Even without genetic adaptations to altitude, early hunters moved high into the Andes soon after people first reached South America.
New Tarantula (Not Beetle) Named After John Lennon
Bumba lennoni is named for the British rocker but lives in Brazil.
Mountain Goats Are Shrinking—A Lot—Because of Global Warming
Global warming over the past few decades has caused chamois goats in the Italian Alps to get smaller.
Milk Grown in a Lab Is Humane and Sustainable. But Can It Catch On?
A Silicon Valley vision: Instead of milking dairy cows, we could make milk in a lab with genetically engineered yeast.
45,000-Year-Old Bone Pinpoints Era of Human-Neanderthal Sex
An ancient Siberian man's DNA helps track humans' spread into Asia.
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