Is there a reason for grief?

Scientists are tackling this all-consuming emotion

Is there a reason for grief?

I was 11 years old when my paternal grandfather had a heart attack and died in his recliner. Even though he lived a twelve-hour drive away from us on a farm in Versailles, Kentucky (pronounced “Ver-SAILS”), we visited at least twice a year. He was the one person in the family who called me “Katie.”

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The squirrel-saving stuntwoman

The squirrel-saving stuntwoman

Actress, stunt double and squirrel rescuer Adair Moran plans to open New York City’s first mammal rehabilitation center

Do I have to be vegan to combat climate change?

A hunger for both meat and a sustainable lifestyle can be combined, but with some caveats

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Lady beetles: friend and foe

Lady beetles: friend and foe

This invasive species has made itself at home — and there’s no evicting it

Peregrines move in upstairs

These powerful raptors have claimed urban areas, but their populations could still be at risk

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Imaging the heart requires an awkward pose

Imaging the heart requires an awkward pose

Feeling like you have to pee is only one of the uncomfortable moments in a coronary angiogram

Imaging the heart requires an awkward pose

Feeling like you have to pee is only one of the uncomfortable moments in a coronary angiogram

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VIDEO: Caught in the headlights

VIDEO: Caught in the headlights

A powerful light source probes the universe’s darkest secrets

To make a mushroom cloud

Not all mushroom clouds are nuclear, but that doesn’t mean any old boom will do