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‘Puppy Dog Eyes’ May Have Evolved Just to Make Humans Melt...

You know how when your dog wants something, she makes that face? You know the one - all beseeching, with eyes that seem to...

This Odd Bacterium Appears to Protect Its Host From The Damaging...

Scientists have isolated a unique molecular pattern that might one day enable a 'stress vaccine' to exist for real - and they found it...

Vast, Desolate ‘Wastelands’ of Siberia Are Becoming Habitable as The Planet...

The world is changing as temperatures rise, and just as some parts of the planet are predicted to become uninhabitable, others are heading...

Earliest Evidence of People

We know humans have been using cannabis for various purposes for thousands of years, but its history as a drug has been a little...

Ancient Humans May Have Made Cutting Tools Thousands of Years Earlier...

If the dating of a number of East African artefacts turns out to be correct, the emergence of our genus might have been given...

Experiment Shows Bees Can Understand a Symbolic Language For Mathematics

Do you need another reason to love bees? Not only can our fuzzy little flower friends perform basic arithmetic, scientists have now discovered that...

Promising Trial Suggests Music Can Help Strengthen The Brains of Premature...

Humans can hear music long before we are born, and preterm babies in the intensive care unit have a particularly sensitive ear. With the...

New species of ancient human discovered in the Philippines

Humankind's tangled shrub of ancestry now has a new branch: Researchers in the Philippines announced today that they have discovered a species of ancient...

If You Find Cats Antisocial, It’s More Likely You Being a...

Dogs may have stolen the Internet from cats, but cat memes endure - and many center on one theme: Cats are aloof jerks.The primary...

Why giving birth in the U.S. is surprisingly deadly

This story appears in the January 2019 issue ofNational Geographic magazine.There are times when flip-flops and sweatpants seem appropriate. At a Saturday afternoon picnic...