Thursday, December 13, 2018
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This Tiny Arachnid With a Black Bunny Head Is Totally Real,...

The natural world is a strange and wonderful place. But sometimes biologists come across something that is just... odd. Really, really odd.Case in point:...

New spinal cord therapy helps patients walk again

Three men who were paralyzed from the waist down are able to walk again with a new type of therapy that uses electrical stimulation,...

Sleep Deprivation Can Be Deadly. Here’s What Sleeping Less Than 7...

About a third of US adults don't get enough sleep.And sleep deprivation has serious consequences for your brain and body.Many people ...

Police ID woman found dismembered in Bronx parks; her mom was...

Velasquez's grandmother, Iris Ginel, took custody of Velasquez and her siblings after their mom, Marilyn Ginel, was stabbed, strangled and beaten to death in...

Yanny or Laurel? Strange Audio Clip Explained.

I heard "laurel." But my coworker heard "yanny." Welcome to "the dress" debate of 2018.If you were on Twitter today, you also likely heard...

These ‘Sea Nomads’ Are The First Known Humans to Have a...

The deepest dive recorded by the free-diving Bajau Laut people of Southeast Asia was to an impressive 79 metres (259 feet), and the longest...

‘Sea Nomads’ Are First Known Humans Genetically Adapted to Diving

If you hold your breath and plunge your face into a tub water, your body automatically triggers what's called the diving response. Your heart...

Siblings Can Have Surprisingly Different DNA Ancestry. Here’s Why.

Learn how your family ancestry is connected to the human origin journey with National Geographic's Geno DNA Ancestry Test.Last fall, siblings Kat and Eddy...

Antibiotics Can’t Cure ‘Super-Gonorrhea’-Here’s What That Means

A man in the U.K. has contracted what is being called the "worst-ever" case of "super-gonorrhea." This venereal disease appears to be the first...

Scientists Just Identified a Brand-New Human Organ. Here’s What It Means

Ever heard of the interstitium?No? That's OK, you're not alone - scientists hadn't either. Until recently.And, hey, guess what - you've got one! The...