Humans

Many people around the world eat insects, but still some of us are squeamish about eating them.
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Researchers use virtual-reality roller coasters to peer into the brains of people with migraine.
Katharine Gammon, Contributor
Science and baking go hand in hand to make delicious treats even better.
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The COVID-19 pandemic might have just been a trial run for the next virus threat.
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New research shows the climate effects likely varied widely around the globe, with the Northern Hemisphere suffering the most.
Charles Q. Choi, Contributor
Wearing masks for more than a year could have been a key factor in why many states can now lift mask wearing restrictions.
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Researchers are using the motion capture technology to look at the hand movements in patients with possible osteoarthritis.
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Ancient stencils of hands with "mutilated" fingers may actually show a type of sign language used for hunting or silent rituals.
Nala Rogers, Staff Writer
High-speed camera footage shows how the COVID-19 virus spreads through speech.
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An idea from noise-canceling headphones helps make a better stethoscope.
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Fossil hands help solve the puzzle of when humans gained manual dexterity.
Charles Q. Choi, Contributor
A month’s worth of cool science stories.
Alistair Jennings, Contributor