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Chimpanzee (Facebook photo via Chimp Haven Inc.)
Chimpanzee (Facebook photo via Chimp Haven Inc.)
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Retire Most Research Chimps, Govt. Scientists Urge

Government scientists have agreed that all but 50 of hundreds of chimpanzees kept for federally funded research should be retired from labs and sent to a national sanctuary.

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Billions of Earth-Sized Planets in the Milky Way, Study Shows

Astronomers hunting for Earth-like planets now have many places to look. A new estimate released Monday suggested the Milky Way galaxy is home to at least 17 billion planets similar in size to our planet.

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Flickr user: 401K 2012
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How Much Money Do You Need To Be Happy? [POLL/AUDIO]

How much money do you need to live the happiest life possible?

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First Lady Rosalynn Carter with Democratic Party activist and serial killer John Wayne Gacy. (White House photo via Wiki Commons)
First Lady Rosalynn Carter with Democratic Party activist and serial killer John Wayne Gacy. (White House photo via Wiki Commons)
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John Wayne Gacy’s Blood Could Solve Old Murder Cases

Detectives have long wondered what secrets serial killer John Wayne Gacy and other condemned murderers took to the grave when they were executed — mostly whether they had other unknown victims.

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Do Great Apes Suffer Mid-Life Crisis? (Flickr photo Chi King)
Do Great Apes Suffer Mid-Life Crisis? (Flickr photo Chi King)
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Great Apes Suffer Mid-Life Crisis, Study Finds

Some of us know all about having a midlife crisis. Now a new report says chimpanzees and orangutans have them, too.

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Meteor over the Bay-Area (Photo: Instagram user DHawk_19)
Meteor over the Bay-Area (Photo: Instagram user DHawk_19)
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Meteor Shower Lights Up Cali. Sky

Professional observers say streaking fireballs lighting up California skies and stunning stargazers are part of a major meteor shower, and the show is just getting started.

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Mars Curiosity About to Shake Things Up

Mars Curiosity is about to take its first sip of the red planet's sand. But only after NASA's rover plays bartender to make sure the dry dust is shaken, not stirred.

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NASA's Curiosity rover found evidence for an ancient, flowing stream on Mars at a few sites, including the rock outcrop pictured here, which the science team has named "Hottah" after Hottah Lake in Canada’s Northwest Territories. (Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS)
NASA's Curiosity rover found evidence for an ancient, flowing stream on Mars at a few sites, including the rock outcrop pictured here, which the science team has named "Hottah" after Hottah Lake in Canada’s Northwest Territories. (Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS)
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Mars Rover Discovers Signs of Ancient Stream

Scientists say NASA's newest Mars rover has found signs that a stream once flowed across the surface near the site where it landed.

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Great White Shark Tagging off East Coast (Facebook.com via Ocearch)
Great White Shark Tagging off East Coast (Facebook.com via Ocearch)
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Brave Scientists Tagging Great White Sharks off East Coast

CHATHAM, Mass. — The scientists and fishermen on board the Ocearch, a repurposed crabbing vessel, received word that their scouting boat had hooked a great white shark, sparking a flurry of activity.

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The Surprising Reason Why Some Children are Shorter

According to a new study published in the medical journal Pediatrics mothers who suffer depression after pregnancy are more likely to have short kids.

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