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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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India must fight "brain drain" and red tape to improve its science establishment, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told the Indian Science Congress today.
A new report highlights the problem of carbon emissions from planes and boats. Although they are responsible for only 5% of all greenhouse gas emissions in the United States and 3% globally, they are the fastest growing transportation sector.
The annual meeting of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academy of Sciences convenes next week.
One liberal's take on 2009 in science.