A dog stands in the debris of a destroyed home, after rivers breached their banks due to torrential rains, causing flooding and widespread destruction in Huachipa, Lima.
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Dogs are able to process individual words and intonations in a manner similar to humans, based on a new study in the journal Science.
By Leigh Anne Tiffany
Felines and fidos are getting fit with these nine health trends typically reserved for humans.
By Leah Samuel, STAT
Smithsonian, Cornell breed the first puppies using in vitro fertilization and cryopreserved embryos…
By Nsikan Akpan
By Mori Rothman
At the Penn Vet Working Dog Center in Philadelphia, Ffoster, a Labrador retriever, is hard at work. The dog sniffs furiously at an array of metal boxes containing blood samples mounted on a metal wheel, pauses by one of the…
By Elizabeth Shell
// Video shot and produced by Elizabeth Shell. Returning from tours in Iraq or Afghanistan (and sometimes both), American veterans struggle to adjust to civilian life: many are still grappling with what they experienced in combat and, as…
Returning from tours in Iraq or Afghanistan (and sometimes both), American veterans struggle to adjust to civilian life: many are still grappling with what they experienced in combat and, as we recently reported, 11 percent were unemployed in March.
How close are we to being replaced by robots? NewsHour Science Correspondent Miles O'Brien reports on efforts to engineer robots that are eerily similar to humans and animals.
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