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A month’s worth of cool science stories, summed up

Alistair Jennings, Contributor

A new skill for a smart speaker -- Google Home or Amazon’s Alexa may listen for signs of cardiac arrest.

Emilie Lorditch, Contributor

New drone footage catches shark-on-shark predation in action.

Joshua Learn, Contributor

In this visual representation of a network of vaccine-related pages on Facebook, blue represents pages expressing pro-vaccine sentiments, red represents pages expressing anti-vaccine sentiments, and green represents pages that are interested in vaccines,

A new social network map shows a well-connected anti-vaccine movement, now intertwined with coronavirus conspiracy theories.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

Pendants made from cave bear teeth are among the items found with the earliest modern human fossils in a cave in Bulgaria.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

Humans' compulsion to touch their faces may be part of a subconscious instinct to smell themselves.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Researchers use the DNA of currently-living Quebecois to help identify their ancestors.

Jesse Kathan, Contributor

Researchers have created a tech that can track health markers -- all from the toilet seat.

Katharine Gammon, Contributor

Factories, national parks, and dense urban areas worldwide feel the effects of COVID-19.

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

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