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A Gray Whale Breaks The Record For Longest Mammal Migration


The female, a member of a critically endangered population, swam across the Pacific from Russia to Mexico.

Published : Tue, 14 Apr 2015 23:04:33 GMT
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Why ISIS Hates Archaeology and Blew Up Ancient Iraqi Palace


With a video showing an Assyrian palace's destruction, the Islamic State wants to establish itself as heir to a legacy of "idol destruction."

Published : Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:11:00 GMT
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Famous Cougar That Was Holed Up Under L.A. House Returns to Wild


Cougar made famous by National Geographic photo has spent three years in urban area.

Published : Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:14:00 GMT
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Is Gulf Oil Spill's Damage Over or Still Unfolding?


Scientists tracking Gulf sparrows, insects, and seabirds try to unravel the mysteries of a landscape changed by oil.

Published : Tue, 14 Apr 2015 12:59:00 GMT
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Pictures: Millennials Test Cute, Efficient Cars of the Future


At Shell Eco-marathon Americas, more than a thousand students vie to see who can build a car that runs on the least amount of fuel.

Published : Mon, 13 Apr 2015 20:04:00 GMT
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Warm Weather Drives Bears Out of Hibernation


Utah animals left dens early but found little food.

Published : Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:57:48 GMT
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Watch Curious Chimp Knock a Drone Out of the Sky


Viral video shows a chimpanzee take action when a drone gets too close.

Published : Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:46:00 GMT
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This Week?s Night Sky: See a Dramatic Eclipse?Off Jupiter


Two Jovian moons give a quick shadow show, and the Big Dipper points the way to distant galaxies.

Published : Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:30:00 GMT
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Digs Reveal Stone-Age Weapons Industry With Staggering Output


Millions of weapons were made at Paleolithic“factory” in the Caucasus.

Published : Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:00:00 GMT
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A Town in Nepal Teaches a Young American How to Live


"What I learned in Nepalganj" in the Peace Corps, writes T.D. Allman, "has kept me alive in situations when I might have gotten killed."

Published : Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:21:40 GMT
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Here Are the Secrets to a Long and Healthy Life


Diet is the key to longevity—but also sex, naps, wine and good friends.

Published : Sun, 12 Apr 2015 12:00:00 GMT
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Can Your Dog or Cat Be Allergic to You?


Our pets can suffer from many of the same allergens that make humans miserable, including pollen, veterinarians say.

Published : Sat, 11 Apr 2015 12:27:54 GMT
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Warming Pacific Makes for Increasingly Weird Ocean Life


A“blob” of warm water that’s partly to blame for dead birds and stranded sea lions in the Pacific may share a cause with Boston’s snows and California’s drought.

Published : Sat, 11 Apr 2015 12:15:00 GMT
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Extreme Weather: 13 Striking Pictures


Scientists predict that climate change will intensify the severity of storms.

Published : Sat, 11 Apr 2015 12:00:00 GMT
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How Your Phone Could Save You From an Impending Earthquake


A new study says cell phones could give you enough time to get to safety.

Published : Fri, 10 Apr 2015 18:00:00 GMT
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A Year After Everest Disaster, This Sherpa Isn't Going Back


Memories of the killer avalanche endure, but Pemba Sherpa is also worried about the Tibetan calendar.

Published : Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:30:00 GMT
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The Science Behind Midwest?s Killer Tornadoes


Weather scientists work to improve forecasting to help people get out of the way of nature’s fury.

Published : Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:16:43 GMT
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Week's Best Space Pictures: A Blood Moon Rises and Auroras Dance


We see this century's shortest eclipse and the northern lights blaze over Iceland in this week's best space pictures.

Published : Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:33:00 GMT
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Volcanic Eruption That Changed World Marks 200th Anniversary


The effects of Tambora's cataclysmic eruption were felt for years around the Earth.

Published : Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:04:00 GMT
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Is This Cat Going Up or Down?


Evoking memories of the great dress debate, a viral photo of a feline on a staircase divides the Internet.

Published : Thu, 09 Apr 2015 23:04:32 GMT
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Elite Climbers to Blaze New Route up Everest


Climbing without bottled oxygen or Sherpa support, team tackles unclimbed line on Northeast Face.

Published : Thu, 09 Apr 2015 17:42:00 GMT
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Watch Touching Reunion of Rescued Elephant and Her Mother


After serving in the Thai tourist industry, an elephant named Me-Bai was sent to a sanctuary and reunited with her mother, who hadn’t forgotten her.

Published : Thu, 09 Apr 2015 17:24:39 GMT
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Watch: Amid Drought, California Water Virtually Draining Away


The state is exporting water-intensive alfalfa hay to fuel China's growing demand for dairy.

Published : Thu, 09 Apr 2015 17:09:58 GMT
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Airplanes Next in Line for Carbon Rules?


Efforts to regulate plane emissions have been delayed, but might soon be cleared for takeoff.

Published : Thu, 09 Apr 2015 13:52:00 GMT
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Pictures: 10 Unusual Baby Animals You Don't See Every Day


Frisky puppies and fluffy kittens don't have the corner on cute—baby eels, boars, and baboons are just as aww-worthy.

Published : Thu, 09 Apr 2015 12:00:00 GMT
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Surge in Everest Climbers Year After Mountain's Worst Tragedy


The new climbing season begins with a "safer" route through a killer icefall.

Published : Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:06:03 GMT
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Vanuatu Puts Drones in the Sky to See Cyclone Damage


After the small island nation was devastated by Cyclone Pam, airborne cameras provide vital information for relief efforts.

Published : Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:00:27 GMT
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Flying Oceans of Magma Help Demystify the Moon's Creation


The story of the moon’s birth might also include Pluto-size wrecking balls.

Published : Wed, 08 Apr 2015 17:00:00 GMT
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Bobcat Drags Shark Out of Florida Surf


Dramatic photograph appears to be real, experts say.

Published : Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:48:14 GMT
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Eat, Cook, Love: How a Girl From Missouri Ended Up in Rome


In Italy, family and food come first and people cook for their pets.

Published : Wed, 08 Apr 2015 12:46:25 GMT
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Pictures: Beauty and Peril Along Endangered St. Louis River


A photographer captures the changing face of the Great Lakes by traveling the largest U.S. river that flows into Lake Superior.

Published : Tue, 07 Apr 2015 19:17:00 GMT
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Flirty Female Spiders Use Silk to Capture a Male's Interest


When male wolf spiders don't seem that interested in a female wolf spider, she ups her game by releasing more pheromone-rich silk.

Published : Tue, 07 Apr 2015 17:49:41 GMT
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Brontosaurus Stomps Back to Claim Its Status as Real Dinosaur


Like Pluto losing its standing as a planet, Brontosaurus became a non-species. Now scientists say that may have been the wrong call.

Published : Tue, 07 Apr 2015 16:36:00 GMT
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Grand Canyon Development Plans Put River on Endangered List


Environmental group says the Colorado faces a trio of potential threats: a mine, a big development, and a growing town.

Published : Tue, 07 Apr 2015 13:00:19 GMT
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This Week?s Night Sky: Catch an Exploding Star


An exploding star gets brighter, and a planet makes a close pass by the Pleiades star cluster.

Published : Mon, 06 Apr 2015 21:31:00 GMT
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5 Things You Should Know About California?s Water Crisis


Drought, and the resulting shortage of melting snow, is driving the historic water shortages across much of the American West.

Published : Mon, 06 Apr 2015 21:21:00 GMT
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Citizens Spur States to Ban Trade in Ivory and Rhino Horn


From Vermont to California, grassroots efforts drive state actions to protect elephants and rhinos.

Published : Mon, 06 Apr 2015 21:02:00 GMT
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Colorful New?Dwarf Dragons? Found in South America


The newfound wood lizards live in Ecuador and Peru—and chances are, there are more yet to be discovered, scientists say.

Published : Mon, 06 Apr 2015 19:53:38 GMT
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How Your School Could Become the Next Tinderbox for Measles


Hot spots for measles are scattered across the U.S., in areas rich or poor, in red states or blue.

Published : Mon, 06 Apr 2015 17:00:00 GMT
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Is This New Gold Mine of Baby Galaxies a Missing Cosmic Link?


Space telescopes have spotted more than 200 distant galaxies that reveal early bursts of star formation.

Published : Mon, 06 Apr 2015 12:26:18 GMT
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Tales From a (Relatively) Sunny Seaside Town in England


Roff Smith has bicycled thousands of miles, but he never tires of the ancient town of Hastings, where William the Conqueror changed history.

Published : Sun, 05 Apr 2015 16:02:51 GMT
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How a Quest to Find a 'Unicorn' Changed One Man's Life


The saola, a small, antelope-like animal, is the“embodiment of magic in nature,” author says.

Published : Sun, 05 Apr 2015 12:00:00 GMT
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How the World Celebrates Easter in 15 Spectacular Photos


From eggs to bunnies, there are almost as many ways to observe Easter as there are countries.

Published : Sat, 04 Apr 2015 12:00:00 GMT
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What Should You Do If You Find a Spider in Your House?


For starters, don't panic—and remember that most of the 40,000 known spider species are not venomous.

Published : Fri, 03 Apr 2015 18:18:17 GMT
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Week's Best Space Pictures: A Storm Swirls and Dark Matter Collides


A typhoon menaces the Philippines, and galaxies—and their dark matter—collide.

Published : Fri, 03 Apr 2015 16:28:42 GMT
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Delta Smelt, Icon of California Water Wars, Is Almost Extinct


Tiny fish's survival hangs in the balance as severe drought and decades of water pumping drain its habitat.

Published : Fri, 03 Apr 2015 13:38:23 GMT
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Touch-Free Archaeology Reveals History With Lasers, Drones


In Portugal and elsewhere, noninvasive research techniques are gently revealing the past, without the disruption of digging.

Published : Fri, 03 Apr 2015 12:20:09 GMT
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Behind California's Historic Water Restrictions: Low Snowpack


Snow in mountains is only 6 percent of normal, worsening drought.

Published : Thu, 02 Apr 2015 21:16:15 GMT
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Desert-Dwelling Fish Can 'Hold Its Breath' for Five Hours


Tiny pupfish have adapted their respiration to go without oxygen for long stretches.

Published : Thu, 02 Apr 2015 18:57:05 GMT
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See a Blood Moon in Shortest Eclipse of the Century


A total lunar eclipse will dazzle sky-watchers in the western half of North America.

Published : Thu, 02 Apr 2015 18:30:42 GMT
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Celebrate Hubble's 25th Anniversary in Space With These Awesome Photos


Hubble’s lead imaging scientist shares his favorite celestial views from the space telescope.

Published : Thu, 02 Apr 2015 17:35:00 GMT
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Are Harvard's Dying Hemlocks a Warning for Trees Everywhere?


Snowshoeing through Harvard Forest is a chance to ponder the fate of forests on a rapidly warming planet.

Published : Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:10:00 GMT
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California Issues First-Ever Mandatory Water Cuts


Facing historic drought, the state will require a 25 percent cut for consumers, but not for farms.

Published : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:35:05 GMT
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How One Man Realized His Dream of Visiting Every Country


Lessons learned from traveling to 196 countries include what old camel meat tastes like and why toilet paper is the best economic indicator.

Published : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:50:46 GMT
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How Did a Coyote End Up on a Roof in New York City?


It's no April Fools' prank—the predators are becoming increasingly comfortable in cities, which offer more opportunities for prey.

Published : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 19:23:26 GMT
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'Little Foot' Fossil Skeleton Rivals Famous Lucy in Age


Four-million-year date for skeleton suggests South Africa figures more prominently in early human evolution than thought.

Published : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 18:34:00 GMT
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As Sea Stars Die, New Worries About Urchins


Some urchins waste away, others come out of hiding as the fallout from sea star disease ripples along the California coast.

Published : Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:13:24 GMT
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Amazing: Tiny Birds Fly Without Landing for Three Days


Warblers that weigh about as much as a stack of 12 business cards fly thousands of miles across the Atlantic during their fall migration.

Published : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:03:00 GMT
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Was "Earliest Musical Instrument" Just a Chewed-Up Bone?


“Neanderthal bone flutes” were the work of scavenging hyenas, a new study says.

Published : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 23:01:00 GMT
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Gotcha! 5 of History's Most Outrageous April Fools' Day Hoaxes


Learn about 5 great hoaxes, including the famous Swiss spaghetti harvest.

Published : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:44:00 GMT
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As Yemen Descends Into Chaos, Key Questions and Answers


Making sense of a growing conflict that involves a bewildering number of players

Published : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:57:44 GMT
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Antarctica May Have Hit Highest Temperature on Record


But overall climate picture for southernmost continent remains "complex," say scientists.

Published : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:13:16 GMT
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U.S. Unveils Plans to Cut Greenhouse Gases


White House submits targets for meeting UN goals on climate change.

Published : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:34:32 GMT
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Watch People Rescue Entangled Swans?How Did It Happen?


Photographers in Latvia saved the lives of two male mute swans, which likely got stuck together while fighting for territory.

Published : Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:35:59 GMT
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4 Baby Bird Cams You Should Watch This Spring


From sleepy bald eaglets to clamoring owlets, get a bird's-eye view of new families in their nests.

Published : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:05:53 GMT
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Largest Rhino Airlift Ever to Move 100 At-Risk Animals


Rhinos Without Borders project is transferring animals from South Africa to safer parks in Botswana.

Published : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:01:42 GMT
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This Week?s Night Sky: Moon Turns to Blood


A lunar eclipse will dazzle sky-watchers in the western half of North America.

Published : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:25:00 GMT
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3 Factors Could Slow Arctic Drilling Despite Shell Go-Ahead


Shells gets preliminary U.S. approval Tuesday to restart drilling this summer in the Arctic, but it still faces obstacles.

Published : Mon, 30 Mar 2015 15:13:00 GMT
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Welcome to My Wild: A Walk on Auckland?s Greener Side


A writer discovers a world of natural splendor beyond the urban jungle of New Zealand’s largest city.

Published : Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:27:43 GMT
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Former Trainer Slams SeaWorld for Cruel Treatment of Orcas


Author says the damage to these animals in the name of entertainment and profit is morally and ethically unacceptable.

Published : Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:19:23 GMT
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Green Roofs Get Lift as France Makes Them Chic


Roofs bedecked in plants gain popularity as a way to reduce a building's energy use and stormwater runoff.

Published : Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:55:36 GMT
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Take Me out to the Ball Game: 15 Unique Baseball Photos


From a bat factory to Amish Country to the World Series, see our favorite baseball photos from the National Geographic archives.

Published : Sat, 28 Mar 2015 12:00:00 GMT
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National Parks Act as Living Laboratories


Why science matters to National Parks and how National Parks help science

Published : Sat, 28 Mar 2015 04:00:00 GMT
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Elephant Calves Await Fate as Africa Seeks to Save Species


The world is losing the war on ivory poaching, a key finding at Botswana-led summit on elephants and wildlife trade.

Published : Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:46:01 GMT
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Week's Best Space Pictures: Auroras and a Total Solar Eclipse


See stellar photos of the sun's fiery corona, a close-up of our blue marble world, and more.

Published : Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:15:16 GMT
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Beyond the Car-Size Stingray: Five Cool Facts About Rays and Skates


Some stingrays are electric, while others have see-through noses and concrete-like teeth.

Published : Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:33:00 GMT
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How Brain-Damaging Mercury Puts Arctic Kids at Risk


Inuit children, exposed in the womb, have lower IQs because their mothers eat whale meat and other foods tainted with contaminants that drift north.

Published : Fri, 27 Mar 2015 04:00:00 GMT
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U.S. Will Allow Hunters to Bring Home Rhino Trophies


Animal advocates condemn the decision to allow two Americans to import body parts from black rhinos in Namibia.

Published : Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:13:27 GMT
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Bizarre Bulge Found on Ganymede, Solar System's Largest Moon


Enormous bulge at the moon’s equator suggests Ganymede’s poles have shifted by 90 degrees.

Published : Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:58:00 GMT
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How Do Swarming Bats Avoid Crashing Into Each Other?


The flying mammals obey "traffic rules" by using their built-in sonar to track each others' positions in the air, a new study says.

Published : Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:02:50 GMT
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Can Elephants' Amazing Sense of Smell Help Sniff Out Bombs?


The U.S. military’s push for better bomb detectors involves taking cues from elephants’ ability to locate TNT.

Published : Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:17:43 GMT
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Massive Underground City Found in Cappadocia Region of Turkey


Subterranean retreat may have sheltered thousands of people in times of trouble.

Published : Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:14:00 GMT
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Billion-Dollar Road Trip Will Bring Space Boulder Into Lunar Orbit


NASA plans to send a spacecraft to an asteroid, pluck a boulder from its surface, and put it in orbit around the moon.

Published : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 21:30:00 GMT
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Study of Hunter-Gatherers' Guts Reveals Ancient Microbes


Bacteria found in far-flung indigenous groups are absent in industrialized populations.

Published : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 20:18:00 GMT
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Shape-Shifting Frog Found, Goes From Spiky to Smooth in Minutes


Dubbed the "punk rocker” frog, the marble-size amphibian is the first vertebrate known to change its skin texture.

Published : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:22:00 GMT
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Watch Scientists Try Everything to Put a Camera on a Manatee


The hardest animal to attach a Crittercam to wasn't a great white shark or a whale—it was the slow-moving manatee.

Published : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:00:00 GMT
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Water Use for Fracking Has Skyrocketed, USGS Data Show


Wells drilled for gas drink far more chemical-laced fluids than those drilled for oil.

Published : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:57:18 GMT
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Why Is Confucius Still Relevant Today? His Sound Bites Hold Up


The Chinese philosopher still affects the lives of nearly a quarter of humanity.

Published : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:00:00 GMT
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"Methuselah" Palm Grown From 2,000-Year-Old Seed Is a Father


Ten years after sprouting from an ancient seed, the date palm is "a big boy now," a scientist says—"and yeah, he can make dates."

Published : Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:57:12 GMT
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Observe: Jupiter, Wrecking Ball of Early Solar System


Jupiter may have wiped ancient worlds off the map of our solar system. Look up tonight to appreciate the destroyer from your backyard.

Published : Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:03:51 GMT
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Behold Sparklemuffin and Skeletorus, New Peacock Spiders


A few new species of these colorful, dancing spiders have been found in eastern Australia.

Published : Tue, 24 Mar 2015 18:11:00 GMT
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Despite ISIS Threat, Looted Antiquities Returning to Iraq


Does return of ancient objects to Baghdad send a“strong message” in face of ISIS threats, or put the artifacts in danger of destruction?

Published : Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:05:58 GMT
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How Good Old American Marketing Saved the National Parks


Getting people to the parks was the mission a century ago. Now it’s putting visitors to work in the name of science.

Published : Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:30:42 GMT
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Sun and Moon Create Europe's 'Tide of the Century'


Rare“supertide” forms temporary island in the English Channel.

Published : Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:04:44 GMT
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Opossums Could Hold the Key to Saving Snakebite Victims


Scientists pinpoint a compound in the marsupial's blood that neutralizes venom—could it help in the quest to create a universal antivenom?

Published : Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:44:22 GMT
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This Week?s Night Sky: Lunar Wall and a Bull?s Eye


In the latest in a series of occultations, the red eye of Taurus disappears behind the moon.

Published : Mon, 23 Mar 2015 17:09:00 GMT
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17th-Century Astronomers May Have Watched Stars Collide


A bright star that appeared in 1670 was long assumed to be an explosion—turns out, it may have been a rare collision of stars.

Published : Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:54:35 GMT
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How a Wolf Named Romeo Won Hearts in an Alaska Suburb


It’s one thing to have a tolerant meeting with a wild wolf that goes on for a matter of minutes. But this went on for six years.

Published : Sun, 22 Mar 2015 13:38:00 GMT
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Moscow: Opulent, Overwhelming, and Pulsing With Power


Living in Moscow can be terrifying and mesmerizing, says author.

Published : Sun, 22 Mar 2015 11:30:00 GMT
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?Tis the Season to Be Blooming: 16 Photos Celebrating Spring


It’s that vernal equinox time of year: From flowers to festivals, here are some of our favorite National Geographic photos of spring.

Published : Sat, 21 Mar 2015 13:04:00 GMT
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