Luis Nieto

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Roar of the rutting stag: why men have deep voices

The behaviour of rutting stags helps explain why men have evolved descended larynges<p>It's the rutting season. From Richmond Park to the Isle of Rum, red deer hinds will be gathering, and the stags that have spent the past 10 months minding their own business in bachelor groups are back in town, with …

The Rise Of Electric Car Charging Stations In The U.S. [Infographic]

New U.S. charging stations mean electric cars can travel<p>More than half of the nation's 8,051 electric-vehicle charging stations have opened since 2012. Here, each hexagon represents the number of stations in that area. Blue hexagons—mostly outside major cities—indicate those built in 2012 and 2013. …

Top 4 keys to mastering moon phases

The most important key is to think of the moon as a world in space, with a day and night side.<p><b>Why does the moon seem to change its shape every night?</b> …

Man who set himself on fire on the National Mall dies of his injuries

A man who set himself on fire on the National Mall in the US capital has died of his injuries, which were so severe that authorities will have to use DNA and dental records to identify him.<p>The man died on Friday night at a Washington hospital where he had been airlifted, Officer Araz Alali, a …

Shutdown drags on, but leaders aren't talking

The government is headed for Day Six of the federal shutdown, and both sides in Congress say there still aren't any discussions going on about how to change that.<p>As the days creep by, the crisis is evolving from just a government shutdown to the risk of default on the country's debt when the …