In almost all other species, especially primates, baring one's teeth is a threat or a show of potential force. Are there any cultures in which smiling is not considered friendly?
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Gorillas and the rain forest come to the Bronx
A little ecology and technology could keep birds away from airplanes
Botanist Peter H. Raven wants the world to save its plant species. All of them.
An $8-billion restoration plan may not go far enough
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