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Pre-Bed Booze May Bust Rest

Pre-Bed Booze May Bust Rest

A nightcap may force the body to work harder at repair during sleep, making for a less restful night. Katherine Harmon reports

August 16, 2011
A Skill Better Than Rudolph's

A Skill Better Than Rudolph's

Reindeer can spot predators and food against a snowy backdrop thanks to an unusual ability to see UV light

August 14, 2011 — Anne-Marie Hodge

Encyclopedia of Life

Join a global effort to document all 1.9 million named species of animals, plants and other forms of life on Earth

August 11, 2011
Outsmarting Mortality

Outsmarting Mortality

Your intelligence affects your life span in several surprising ways

August 11, 2011 — Alexander Weiss, Ian J. Deary and G. David Batty
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