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09-30-2022
Another monkey virus could spill over to humans
Currently, there are thousands of viruses circulating among animals all over the world, most of them causing no symptoms. In recent decades, an increasing number of these viruses – such as the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) in 2003, the Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome virus (MERS) in 2012, and SARS-CoV-2 in 2020 - have jumped over to humans, wreaking havoc on immunologically naïve human populations.  Now, a research team led by the University of Colorado Boulder has found that an obscure family of viruses already endemic...
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01-13-2017
Researchers dive into the wind-breaking field of fart science
Usually it’s safe to talk about your career at the...
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01-13-2017
Scientists create food-driven killer mice
It sounds like a science fiction plot. Using lasers, scientists...
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01-13-2017
Ancient Hyolith sea creature joins the tree of life
Everyone can relax. We finally know where the Hyolith sea...
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01-12-2017
Baboon mating calls hold clues about ancient human speech
While fossils can help shed light on the physicality of...
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01-12-2017
Philadelphia Zoo mourns loss of oldest aardvark in U.S.
Philadelphia Zoo has been the home of AJ, the oldest...
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01-12-2017
Animal abuse allegations at leading Hollywood animal supplier
Some of the most adorable and lovable animals from your...
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01-12-2017
Scientists ask: what is the deal with puppy talk?
It’s easy to spot someone who loves puppies. Just listen...
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01-12-2017
Rhino dung serves as species' social media
Scientists in the exciting field of rhino dung research found...
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01-11-2017
New species of gibbon found in Chinese rainforest
They’re adorable, they’re furry, they’re: gibbon! And this week, it...
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01-11-2017
Rusty patched bumble bee listed as endangered
The rusty patched bumble bee has been placed on the...
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01-11-2017
Luxe market demand encouragesTiger poaching to rise in Asia
Shere Khan, the tiger who hunted Mowgli the man-cub, may...
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01-11-2017
Aurochs, the extinct supercow, coming back to Europe
Cows’ ancestors, the aurochs, stood almost as tall as elephants,...
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