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We Were Wrong About What Happened After Europeans Reached America

The tale of Europeans explorers’ arrival in the Americas is a dark one, colored by slavery, slaughter, and smallpox. But a new study calls key …

Earliest Cat Domesticated in China Was the Leopard Cat, Scientists Say

Changing Planet<p>The wildcat (<i>Felis silvestris lybica</i>) is the common ancestor of the 500 million house cats (<i>Felis catus</i>) in the world today. It was domesticated in Africa and the Middle East around 10,000 years ago, about the time humans started farming and storing grain. The proliferation of …

Discovery one step closer to cause of schizophrenia

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists may have found another clue to the cause of schizophrenia. A new study some scientists are labeling "groundbreaking" comes from researchers at Harvard, the Broad Institute and Boston Children's Hospital and is published in the latest edition of Nature.<p>Schizophrenia can be a …


Avocado Recipes

These delicious recipes include gooey cheese-topped guacamole and chilled avocado soup with crab.