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Rotting 'Carcass Cam' Gives Unique View of Hungry Wolves
Filming some of America's most iconic predators requires some clever thinking—like setting up a camera near a dead bison in Yellowstone.
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Male Spiders Risk Death By Courting the Wrong Females
Jumping spiders go after every female they see—partially due to mistaken identity, a new study says.
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Why Female Dragonflies Go to Extreme Lengths to Avoid Sex
In the Swiss Alps, the insects have evolved a way to survive encounters with aggressive males.
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Dog's Death Spotlights Use of Cyanide 'Bombs' to Kill Predators
One of the weapons the U.S. government uses to poison predators killed a pet Labrador in Idaho, sparking new calls to ban the devices.
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See Powerful Images of Pilgrims Celebrating Easter in Jerusalem
Christians gather to commemorate the death and resurrection of Jesus during Holy Week.
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This is What Happens 30 Seconds Before You Die
Do you see a white light at the end of the tunnel? Does your life flash before your eyes?
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Why Did These Turkeys Circle Around a Dead Cat?
The turkeys were was less pagan and more paranoid, an expert says—and draw attention to an underappreciated conservation success.
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When Is It Okay To Dig Up The Dead?
Human bones tell stories that would otherwise be lost to history. But archaeologists are increasingly confronted with demands to let past generations rest in peace.
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Poignant Pictures of Death Rituals
Around the world, funerals take many forms.
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Australia’s First Body Farm
Sydney will soon be home to a field of decomposing corpses
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