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Posted Mon, 01/21/2013
As Antibiotics Fail, We Need More Vaccines
A new report by a British project examining global antibiotic resistance says that better vaccines and better use of them could help blunt th…
by Maryn McKenna
Not Exactly Rocket Science
Oops! Giant Raptor’s Wishbone is Actually a Bit of Turtle S…
Last November, palaeontologists announced the discovery of Dakotaraptor, a super-sized relative of Velociraptor that stalked the Hell Creek F…
by Ed Yong
The Biggest Giraffe of All Time
This fossil giraffe was said to be as big as an elephant, but a new study says otherwise.
by Brian Switek