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Can You Really get Ebola From Your Dog? (Op-Ed)

Live Science News - 3 hours 59 min ago
Can you get Ebola from your pets?
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Honest Food Labels Can Help Save Monarchs (Op-Ed)

Live Science News - 4 hours 15 min ago
Monarch butterflies are disappearing, in large part due to milkweed loss tied to the rise in genetically modified crops, but voters in Oregon and Colorado have a chance to counter that trend on Nov. 4.
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Why Destroy Rhino Horn? It's Worth More Than Cocaine (Op-Ed)

Live Science News - 5 hours 3 min ago
By removing the horn, we remove the motive for poaching.
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Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Spacecraft Crashes During Test Flight

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 6:32pm
SpaceShipTwo, Virgin Galactic's passenger spacecraft, experienced an 'anomaly' during its fourth rocket-powered test flight on Friday, Oct. 31. See the latest details here.
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Lone Wolf May Be Roaming Grand Canyon National Park

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 4:27pm
A wayward gray wolf has been spotted several times this month around the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. It could be the first of its species to roam Arizona in 70 years.
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How Do Ebola Vaccines Work?

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 4:24pm
Two experimental vaccines against Ebola are currently being tested for safety, and health officials have said that millions of doses could be available by the end of next year. But how do the vaccines work?
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The Excitement of Fear

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 4:10pm
Children and adults alike are digging out those spooky costumes ready for a celebration. We’ve reached that time of year again: Halloween. October 31 is dedicated to remembering the dead.
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Crater Hunters Find New Clues to Ancient Impact Storm

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 4:07pm
The Earth will never catch up to the moon (let's hope), but the number of Ordovician craters may soon takeoff. That's because it's easier and cheaper than ever to sniff out the shocked minerals that confirm an impact.
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Spooky Storm Spotted in Pacific Ocean (Photo)

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 3:40pm
Just in time for Halloween, a spooky set of thunderstorms passed over the Eastern Pacific Ocean today.
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Casting Out Demons: Pope Francis Declares Support for Exorcisms

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 3:28pm
While exorcisms, in which demonic spirits are driven out of a supposedly possessed person, may seem a dark practice relevant only on TV screens, they have long been recognized by the Catholic Church and several religions.
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On Halloween, Does Anonymity Affect Candy Theft?

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 2:56pm
Halloween is upon us tonight and it’s all just a bit of harmless fun, right? Or is there truly a dark side to Halloween?
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Why Scratching an Itch Makes It Worse

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 2:50pm
It's true: Scratching an itch does only make it worse. Now scientists have some ideas about why that happens.
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Zombies! Your Complete Guide to the Attack of the Dead (Infographic)

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 2:00pm
Facts about the zombie phenomenon in pop culture, movies and gaming.
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Common New England Spider May Be Venomous

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 1:22pm
Wandering around the windowsills and kitchen floors of New England is a common spider with a surprisingly nasty bite.
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Don't Quarantine American Health Workers (Op-Ed)

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 1:02pm
Governors are playing politics by quarantining those who can help fix the Ebola crisis.
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Great Pumpkin! 9 Fun Facts About the Halloween Gourd

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 12:53pm
From their origins as the oldest domesticated plant to their maximum size, here are some interesting facts about pumpkins
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New 'Text Talk Act' Initiative: How It Works | Video

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 11:37am
Through text messing, the not-for-profit group Creating Community Solutions, is asking Americans to start a conversation with others on mental health.
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How Ebola Spreads in the US: Myth vs. Reality

Live Science News - October 31, 2014 - 11:18am
Before you run out for some Lysol, please read this.
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