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Mass Killings Can Haunt Elephants for Decades

African elephants that have lived through the trauma of a cull—or selected killing of their kin—may look normal enough to the casual observer, but …

Stowaways threaten fisheries in the Arctic

The increased sea temperature expected in 2100 will in itself mean that the potential number of species introduced by ships will increase more than …

Climate Change

How to stop the flu from spreading at home

Several simple practices, such as hand washing and opening a window, can lower the chances of spreading the flu among household members, new research …

Public Health

India set for Mars mission

On Tuesday India aims to become the first country to launch an orbital flight at the first attempt<p>India is aiming to join the world's deep-space pioneers with a journey to Mars that it hopes will showcase its technological ability to explore the solar system while seeking solutions for everyday …

Two billion planets in our galaxy may be suitable for life

Our galaxy probably contains at least two billion planets that, like Earth, have liquid water on their surfaces and orbit around their parent stars in the "habitable zone" for life. The nearest, according to astronomers, could be a mere 12 light years away.<p>A new study, published on Monday in the …

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