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Researchers Find Oldest-Ever Bracelet Alongside Extinct Human Species

Researchers Find Oldest-Ever Bracelet Alongside Extinct Human Species

It was found within a Siberian cave.
Finding The Fittest: 35 Photos From The Heyday Of Eugenics

Finding The Fittest: 35 Photos From The Heyday Of Eugenics

Haunting photos from a dark era that the world quickly tried to forget.
When Self-Electrocution Was Used To Cure What Ails You

When Self-Electrocution Was Used To Cure What Ails You

Lack of confidence got you down? Electrocute it out!
Dinosaur ‘Mummy’ Unveiled With Skin And Guts Intact

Dinosaur ‘Mummy’ Unveiled With Skin And Guts Intact

This isn't merely a fossil, but an actual dinosaur itself, frozen in time.
New Footage Finally Reveals What Narwhals’ Tusks Are For

New Footage Finally Reveals What Narwhals’ Tusks Are For

After centuries of mystery, we now know what "the unicorn of the sea" uses its most distinctive feature for.
“Extinct” Venomous Snake Rediscovered In South Africa

“Extinct” Venomous Snake Rediscovered In South Africa

The Albany adder hadn't been seen in almost a decade — until a team of scientists found four living in South Africa this spring.
Humans May Have A Better Sense Of Smell Than Dogs, New Research Shows

Humans May Have A Better Sense Of Smell Than Dogs, New Research Shows

Humans have always thought their sense of smell is worse than dogs'. But a new study shows that we've underestimated what our noses can do.
This Week In History, May 7 – 13

This Week In History, May 7 – 13

The killer who may have faked his death, humankind's new ancestor, uncovered ancient book pages, JFK's earliest recording, and "Baby Louie" the dinosaur.
New Device Invented By Six Female Undergrads Translates Text To Braille In Real Time

New Device Invented By Six Female Undergrads Translates Text To Braille In Real Time

Tactile, the first invention of its kind to translate text to braille in real time, was created in 15 hours by six young women at MIT.
HIV Life Expectancy Now “Near Normal” Thanks To Medical Advances, New Study Shows

HIV Life Expectancy Now “Near Normal” Thanks To Medical Advances, New Study Shows

Young people on the latest HIV drugs can now expect to live almost as long as the average population thanks to advances in medicine.
Rare Albino Orangutan Rescued From Captivity In Indonesia

Rare Albino Orangutan Rescued From Captivity In Indonesia

Conservationists rescued the five-year-old member of this critically endangered species from captivity in Borneo.