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Approach offers promise for human and environmental health


Tiny braincase preserved in 3D shows 80-million-year-old birds had smarts


The devastating destruction that’s happening across the Amazon might be what comes to your mind first when thinking about deforestation – but it’s by no means the only place where dwindling forests are a worry, as a new study highlights.

Can research in Mozambique explain why—and how to get it back on track?

Can sophisticated research tools, such as plucking environmental DNA from water and the sea floor, speed the recovery of long-missing service members?


The Voyager probes raised perplexing questions as they exited the Solar System. Now, scientists have conceived new missions to interstellar space


Two players leverage quantum rules to achieve a seemingly telepathic connection

Tropical wetlands, getting wetter with climate change, emerge as hot spots for heat-trapping gas

Pictures showcase start of science campaign for NASA’s largest space telescope

Language loss threatens ancient knowledge of healing plants in many regions, study shows