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Where did your dog come from? New tree of breeds may hold the answer

Data also help explain the distribution of some canine genetic diseases

Could this caterpillar help solve the world’s plastic bag problem?

Equipped for eating beeswax, the larvae of the greater wax moth can break down common plastics

Death can strengthen social networks for years after the event, Facebook study reveals

Far from causing relationships to disintegrate, tragedy can forge long-term bonds

A famous 'ancestor' may be ousted from the human family

A new analysis of a skull of an Australopithecus sediba boy suggests it is not a direct ancestor of humans

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