Reports: Blood doping, PED use rampant in Olympic sports

Documents allegedly containing the leaked blood test data of thousands of athletes claims to...

Earliest evidence of reproduction in living organisms discovered

Rangeomorphs are a strange taxon of plant-like aquatic organisms that lived more than 560...

American hunters under fire again after Cecil’s killing

When we reported the death of Cecil, Africa’s celebrity lion, there were fears for...

Drinking coffee helps keep seniors’ brains healthy

Research has already found that coffee could have health benefits such as reducing a...

Bamboo shark gives birth after 45 months without mating

The reproductive biology of sharks is complex and intriguing. This is no simple “girl meets boy, has babies” story. Some sharks are oviparous (egg...

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The 5 craziest theories for stopping hurricanes

Attempting to control the weather through cloud seeding - using chemicals such as silver iodide or dry ice to...

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How do we acquire tastes?

The saying goes that you miss 100% of the shots you don’t take--but if it’s your first shot of...

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One-third of Milky Way stars wander through the galaxy

Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) scientists who created a new map of the Milky Way found that nearly one-third...