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Wed, Jul 30, 2014 2:15 PM
This versatile fiber can keep you looking good or speed you down the highway.
Samango monkeys in South Africa have learned to capitalize on their predators' fear of humans.
Frogs act as our canary in the coal mine when it comes to environmental pollution.
Envisioned as the 'best possible and freest possible environment for the animals’ lives,' the revamped Givskud Zoo turns traditional zoo design inside out.
The European Space Agency has been using its Automated Transfer Vehicles to deliver cargo into space since 2008.
Conservationists estimate that more than 1 million pangolins have been removed from their habitats over the last decade.
Bees are one of our top most important pollinators. But other species, including birds, bats and butterflies are also important contributors. Here's how birds help with the task.
A new study reveals eye-opening statistics about the health benefits of our arboreal cohabitants.
Wildlife cameras have captured photos of 3 different pups, and biologists suspect there could be more.
World View's scientific payloads may be launched multiple times and at no cost to the institutions sponsoring the experiments.
The 14-year-old rover has nearly completed a slow marathon on Mars.
July 29 is International Tiger Day! Celebrate these endangered big cats with these adorable images.
This unusual behavior, which varies by bird species, plays two important roles in protecting healthy feathers.
The birds are contaminated by pesticides in the soils, and residents in the town are asking if they're at risk as well.
These beautiful ponies have a long history, and a shaky future, on the moor.
As you zip down the highway, take a closer look at the shrubbery and grass. This roadside greenery soaks up a lot of carbon, and with better management, it could soak up a lot more.
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