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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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10 Strange Facts About Death
It might not be the happiest subject, but it’s definitely a fascinating one
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What Does Death Smell Like?
Hint: it’s not what you'd think
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Stuck Mars Rover About to Die?
Built to rove for 90 days, Spirit has lasted six years on Mars. But now it's stuck and may lose power by May. Even standing still, though, Spirit can do a surprising amount of science, NASA says.
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