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Adolescent female monkeys in Japan have repeatedly engaged in sexual behaviors with sika deer, for reasons that are not yet clear, according to researchers who study macaque behavior. The study, published
South Florida — especially Miami and the Keys — was one of several regions that Hurricane Irma pummeled in early September. The Category 4 storm brought winds of up to 70 mph, destroyed hundreds of houses,
Science By unlocking the secrets of the Greenland Shark's extreme longevity, scientists hope to be able to extend human life spans. For thousands of years, we’ve been searching for a way to extend our
The Future of Travel SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says intercity rocket service is coming soon. Genius or huckster — he’s been called both — Musk is an expert at taking techno-dreams and making them at least realistic.
Whales and dolphins live in human-like societies and share similar brain evolution to primates and man, scientist have concluded. A new study which looked at 90 species found a link between brain size
Environment It’s all about biofuel! In brief: The US Department of Energy has invested nearly $1.5 million in projects that will help establish large-scale seaweed farms for the purpose of making biofuel.
Data scientists have the best job in America, according to Glassdoor. The field may be relatively new and occasionally vaguely defined, but one thing's for sure — it's also growing. That's because, in