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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



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

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