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Weird Animal Question of the Week: How Do You Collar Wild Animals?

October 29, 2014 - 1:46pm
From mountain lions to wolves to snakes, see how scientists capture and tag wildlife to find out more about their secret lives.
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David Gruber: Seeing the Ocean in Neon

October 29, 2014 - 12:31pm
The marine biologist discovered a world of glowing ocean creatures, never before seen by the human eye.
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From Senegal and Nigeria, 4 Lessons on How to Stop Ebola

October 29, 2014 - 12:31pm
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.
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Male Birds Poison Themselves to Appear Sexier—a First

October 29, 2014 - 11:20am
Great bustards eat poisonous beetles to combat intestinal parasites—and possibly appear healthier to females, a new study suggests.
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World's Longest Snake Has Virgin Birth—First Recorded in Species

October 29, 2014 - 11:20am
Thelma, a reticulated python, produced six baby snakes without the help of a male, new DNA evidence shows.
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U.S. Indictment Accuses South African Brothers of Trafficking Rhino Horns

October 29, 2014 - 10:16am
Safari outfitters allegedly duped hunters into paying extra to illegally shoot rhinos.
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Highest Stone Age Campsite Reveals Grit of First Americans

October 29, 2014 - 7:46am
Even without genetic adaptations to altitude, early hunters moved high into the Andes soon after people first reached South America.
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New Tarantula (Not Beetle) Named After John Lennon

October 29, 2014 - 6:31am
Bumba lennoni is named for the British rocker but lives in Brazil.
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Mountain Goats Are Shrinking—A Lot—Because of Global Warming

October 29, 2014 - 6:31am
Global warming over the past few decades has caused chamois goats in the Italian Alps to get smaller.
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Milk Grown in a Lab Is Humane and Sustainable. But Can It Catch On?

October 29, 2014 - 6:31am
A Silicon Valley vision: Instead of milking dairy cows, we could make milk in a lab with genetically engineered yeast.
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45,000-Year-Old Bone Pinpoints Era of Human-Neanderthal Sex

October 28, 2014 - 6:31pm
An ancient Siberian man's DNA helps track humans' spread into Asia.
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Stunning Pictures: The Year's Best Wildlife Photographs

October 28, 2014 - 5:18pm
National Geographic photographers are among the winners of Wildlife Photography of the Year.
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Partial Solar Eclipse Graces Skies on Thursday

October 28, 2014 - 5:18pm
Sky-watchers eagerly anticipate a partial solar eclipse that will blanket much of United States and Canada in shadow.
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Photographer's Portraits of Liberia's Ebola Survivors Show Joy, Sorrow

October 28, 2014 - 1:31pm
John Moore's portraits of those who survived Ebola show happiness but also grief over lost loved ones and rejection by their communities.
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Two Years After Hurricane Sandy Hit the U.S., What Lessons Can We Learn From the Deadly Storm?

October 27, 2014 - 5:01pm
In an era of extreme weather, we have to keep the risk of weather disasters in the front of our minds, author says.
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Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery Offers Tragic Testimony to A

October 27, 2014 - 4:01pm
Improvised explosive devices have transformed battle—and disrupted one of the central rituals of grieving, author says.
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Quarantine Politics: Why Authorities Push Voluntary Isolation in Face of Ebola

October 27, 2014 - 2:46pm
Isolation is containing Ebola in U.S., while enforced quarantines have risks.
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"Lost" Satellite Photos Reveal Surprising Views of Earth in the 1960s

October 27, 2014 - 7:31am
Images include the Aral Sea before it dried up, the most Antarctic ice on record, and possibly the first shots of Europe from space.
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Extremely Rare White Rhino Dies in Kenya—His Kind Nearly Extinct

October 26, 2014 - 6:16am
The northern white rhinoceros is one step closer to extinction with the death of Suni, one of only two breeding males left of the subspecies.
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Your Shot Photos: Kitchens Around the World

October 25, 2014 - 6:16am
In honor of World Food Day, we gathered together some of the photos you've sent us of the world's kitchens and culinary traditions.
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