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Humans Are Not the Only Creatures Who Mourn
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Humans Are Not the Only Creatures Who Mourn

Mounting evidence from species as diverse as cats, dogs, giraffes and dolphins indicates that humans are not unique in grieving over the loss of loved ones

May 1, 2017 — Barbara J. King

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Videos

This Itch Is Infectious

Many social animals start to feel itchy after watching one of their fellows scratch, and scientists now have a better understanding of why an itch can spread through a group.

March 9, 2017

Podcasts

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Traces of Genetic Trauma Can Be Tweaked

60-Second Science - April 15, 2017 - By Erika Beras02:37
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World Parkinson's Day Puts Spotlight on Condition

60-Second Science - April 11, 2017 - By Steve Mirsky02:49
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Aggressed-Upon Monkeys Take Revenge on Aggressor's Cronies

60-Second Science - March 21, 2017 - By Karen Hopkin02:17
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Medical Marijuana Faces Fed's Catch-22

60-Second Science - February 27, 2017 - By Steve Mirsky02:21
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Gifts for Mom

Mother’s Day is Around the Corner