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Dung beetle rolling a dung ball with a cap taped to its head. (This one is transparent, so the beetle can still see through it.) Credit: Eric Warrant
Not Exactly Rocket Science
A Blog by Ed Yong
Posted Wed, 01/23/2013
I’ve Got Your Missing Links Right Here (28 May 2016)
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by Ed Yong
Long-Dreaded Superbug Found in Human and Animal in U.S.
A superbug that does not respond to the very last ditch antibiotics and that has been circulating in Asia and Europe arrives in the US.
by Maryn McKenna
After Tens of Thousands of Pigeons Vanish, One Comes Back
At first the whole thing seemed preposterous. No way this could happen. Tom Roden, 66 at the time, was standing at the door of his home near…
by Robert Krulwich