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Rats! Humans and rodents process their mistakes

People and rats may think alike when they've made a mistake and are trying to adjust their thinking.That's the conclusion of a study published...

Dueling infections: 1 keeps the other at bay

If the idea of hookworms makes you shudder, consider this: Those pesky intestinal parasites may actually help your body ward off other infections, and...

Giants among us: Paper explores evolution of the world’s largest mammals

Athens, Ga. -- The largest mammal that ever walked the earth¬ -- Indricotherium transouralicum, a hornless rhinoceros-like herbivore that weighed approximately seventeen tons and stood about eighteen feet high at the shoulder -- lived in Eurasia a...

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