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Frogs use elastic tongues and reversible spit to catch prey

Help fight illegal fishing with Global Fishing Watch

We Folded: AI Bests the Top Human Poker Pros

I tested 'gluten-free' food with the new gluten sensor—here's what I found

Device reads brain activity to help locked-in people communicate

You Might Be in a Medical Experiment and Not Even Know It

Three Candidates to Be Your New Personal Mascot

How to activate your brain's ability to learn

Ep. 437: Destroy and Rebuild, Pt. 1: The Torino Scale

Preserved Dinosaur Protein Is 195 Million Years Old

Split Brain, Undivided Consciousness?

A Surprise Worm

'Earth Wind' Bathes the Moon with Oxygen

Leaked EPA memo: Not even the EPA knows what’s going on with the EPA

The Truth About Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

What can NASA’s twin study results actually tell us?

What can NASA’s twin study results actually tell us?

Our Oldest Ancestor: It's In The Bag

You shouldn’t feed poison to babies, even if it’s in a homeopathic teething tablet

Take it from history: Visa bans make us less secure

Take it from history: Visa bans make us less secure

This ghastly sack of cells may be your distant ancestor

Bite from the past: new study on boomslang venom provides insights into the death of renowned herpetologist Karl Schmidt

Announcing Citizen Science Day 2017!

Life on Earth exploded, but meteorites didn’t start the party

Practicing darts while lucid dreaming can improve your game... but only if you're focused.

When Mongooses Attack

On the Shoulders of Giants: Edward Witten

New Hope for Autoimmune Disease Treatment with Citizen Science

Celebrate Year of the Rooster with the best chicken science

When You're Drowsy, Is Your Brain Partly Asleep?

The Science is Clear, Torture Doesn't Work

Without Apollo 1, we may have never made it to the moon

Without Apollo 1, we may have never made it to the moon

The cutest animals on Twitter, Boeing's new spacesuit, and other amazing images of the week

Doctors successfully treat two babies with leukemia using gene-edited immune cells

The nuclear arsenals of China and the U.S.: Plans for a future armageddon

The nuclear arsenals of China and the U.S.: Plans for a future armageddon

The chemicals in burnt toast and crispy fries won't kill you, but the calories might

Elon Musk's tunnel could make L.A.'s traffic worse

Robotic food delivery is rolling into the United States in February

Robotic food delivery is rolling into the United States in February

Flashback Friday: Wild dolphins exchange names when they meet at sea.

How Dangerous is Deep Space Travel to Mars and Beyond ?

People are bad at taking over from autonomous cars

People are bad at taking over from autonomous cars

How to Tell a Rock from a Penguin: It’s Harder Than It Sounds

Why LSD Trips Last So Long and Connect Us to the Universe