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July 11, 2019

 

The Slingshot Spider

In 2019, researchers discovered a tiny spider in the Peruvian Amazon rain forest that has a behavior that’s surprisingly similar to the Marvel superhero Spiderman.

November 22, 2010

 

Saving Trees Can Help Prevent Malaria

Deforestation is a huge problem for the environment and disease control.

August 24, 2009

 

Rare And Unusual River Dolphins

Contrary to popular belief, some dolphins find habitat in river waters.

November 21, 2006

 

Stonehenge in the Tropics

More ancient astronomical observatories are being discovered around the world!

March 2, 2004

 

Anaconda!

Anacondas swallow their prey whole. Could these large snakes swallow a whole person? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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