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bees

We still don’t know how some animals find their way on huge migrations

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The psychology of magic and how it plays with our minds

Monkeys on Monkey Island

Monkeys seem to prefer each other’s company after a scary experience

An artist impression of the asteroid

We’ve spotted a strange asteroid that’s spinning itself to pieces

HBO's Chernobyl drama highlights the human cost of nuclear catastrophe

HBO’s Chernobyl drama highlights the human cost of nuclear catastrophe

Round and sickle shaped red blood cells

Genetic variants may put some athletes at higher risk of sudden death

IN DEPTH

How cell therapy innovation is changing cancer treatment

How cell therapy innovation is changing cancer treatment

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Major discovery suggests Denisovans lived in Tibet 160,000 years ago

electric scooters

How hacked rental e-scooters could be the future of street crime

speech artwork

The origins of language discovered in music, mime and mimicry

Arctic cartoon

Is there anything we can do to stop Greenland from turning green?

US Dust Bowl

Signs of human climate change influence on drought traced back to 1900

EDITOR’S CHOICE

Chernobyl disaster: how the Soviet Union's cover story was blown

Chernobyl disaster: how the Soviet Union’s cover story was blown

House of Parliament

UK government told to adopt world’s most ambitious climate target

The truth about the QWERTY keyboard

The truth about the QWERTY keyboard

Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus) with wings down and out, flying in the sky against blue sky in the UK

Have people in the UK really been banned from shooting wood pigeons?


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