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August 31, 2015

 

nurse assists pregnant woman

Why Giving Birth Hurts  

Problematic pregnancies that required assistance revolutionized child delivery for early humans.

December 12, 2011

 

pregnant belly

The Renaissance Organ

There's one da Vinci of the body, a true Renaissance organ, which can perform functions of the lungs, liver, stomach and kidneys.

April 29, 2008

 

Hammerhead shark in aquarium

Virgin Births in Sharks

In 2001 a shark was born at a zoo in Nebraska. The birth might not have been newsworthy, except that baby appeared in a tank with three female sharks.

March 31, 2005

 

The Odds of It Being a Boy

What are the odds of giving birth to a boy? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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