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An animal rights group known as the Nonhuman Rights Project filed lawsuits in three New York courts this week in an...
Researchers have been hot on the trail of the elusive Denisovans, a type of ancient human known only by their DNA and...
Thousands of scientists in the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) are about to lose their jobs as a result of the...
Dyslexia, a learning disability that hinders reading, hasn't been associated with deficits in vision, hearing, or...
Exotic, elusive, and dangerous, snakes have fascinated humankind for millennia. They can be hard to find, yet their...
Researchers have sequenced and analyzed the first two snake genomes, which represent two evolutionary extremes. The...
Snake venoms are remarkably complex mixtures that can stun or kill prey within minutes. But more and more researchers...
At age 30, Dutch biologist Freek Vonk has built up a respectable career as a snake scientist. But in his home country,...
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has put off a controversial decision on whether to allow a greater percentage of ethanol to be mixed into U.S. fuels.
Scientists Mike Hulme and Jerome Ravitz are calling for reform of scientists' practices in the wake of Climategate.
In a press call with reporters, Natural Resource Defense Council President Frances Beinecke said that the new greenhouse target from China was "a game changer" despite criticism that it amounts to little more than business as usual.