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Developmental biologists at Tufts University have identified a "self-correcting" mechanism by which developing organisms recognize and repair head and facial abnormalities.The research, reported in...

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A recent report removes all of the legitimate scientific objections to ratifying the agreement. Yesterday, word leaked out that North Korea, the world’s most closed...

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School vouchers enable federally-funded religious schools to teach creationism rather than evolution as science, without hindrance from the government. Photograph: Philipp Kammerer/Alamy Under the pretext...

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Like many birds, great tits are protective parents, often putting themselves at risk to mob predators that threaten their chicks. A study has now shown...

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Genes shared across species that produce different phenotypes—deafness in humans and directional growth in plants—may reveal new models of disease.The paper K.L. McGary et al.,...

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For millions of years, our ancestors were spread thinly across the African continent.They dined on raw meat, huddled in the cold, and slept fitfully...

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FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) For the first time in history, the U.S. military hosted an event expressly for soldiers and others who don't believe in God,...

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The Prime Minister, David Cameron, gave an Easter reception for Christian leaders at Downing Street this week at which he delivered an unctuous speech...

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In its budget submitted to Congress Feb. 13, theObama administration zeroed out funding forNASA’s future Mars exploration missions. TheMars Science Lab Curiosity is en route to the red planet, and...

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Thanks to Sven for the link. With the “world’s largest” gathering of atheists this weekend in Washington, D.C., the National Post’s graphics department takes a look at...