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The Wild, Secret Life of New York City

Get back to nature, right in your own neighborhood.

Digging Through the World’s Oldest Graveyard

In Ethiopia, paleontologists are pushing back the clock on humanity’s origins.

The Greatest Animal War

Competition in Cambrian seas helped cause an explosion in diversity.

The Family That Couldn’t Say Hippopotamus

The origins of language are not what inherited disorders seemed to suggest.

How a Zebra Mussel Convinced Me To Get a Vasectomy

“It’s amazing what we let our teachers teach us.”

A Deadly Virus Is Arrested in the Middle East

Halting a MERS pandemic may hold lessons for the Ebola crisis—until the next outbreak.

At Death’s Door, He Was Put on Ice

How a new technology is resurrecting patients from what was once certain death.