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Life Science

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January 7, 2015

Scientists continue to debate whether experiments can show that our primate ancestors evolved fairness, or if cooperation is uniquely human

October 24, 2014

Climate change makes beaches wetter, hurting the survival of sea turtle hatchlings

October 6, 2014

Hardier microbes make biofuel production more feasible

September 18, 2014

The answer is at the heart of a multi-million dollar advertising campaign by the veterinary industry

August 4, 2014

Air-breathing fish do exist — and they use a remarkable respiratory system to survive on land

July 29, 2014

Despite what you may have read, it’s not so cut-and-dry

July 24, 2014

What's thriving behind the scenes of your home this summer?

July 23, 2014

Meet the best toolmakers in the animal world

July 15, 2014

A citizen science initiative is trying to collect more information about seahorses from around the world

July 8, 2014

Special structures in the bones of giraffes’ feet help to keep them upright

June 27, 2014

How the state between wakefulness and sleep can produce some of our most unique thoughts.

June 16, 2014

Little, pale wings make for a slow and often unsuccessful journey south

April 21, 2014

What can the genetics of a centuries-old plant virus tell us about modern food security?

March 28, 2014

The release of genetically modified mosquitoes to control dengue is still raising opposition from Key West residents

March 21, 2014

An anthropologist travels to Africa to find out

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