The Most Interesting Science News Articles of the Week
Beyonce singing
May 1st, 2016
Here are the most interesting, amazing and unusual things that happened in the world of science this week. A recap of Live Science's best.
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New Brain Atlas Reveals Where Words Are Stored
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April 29th, 2016
A new brain atlas of language can reveal which brain regions process different aspects of language in the brain.
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Ancient Hyenas Ate Human Relatives Half a Million Years Ago
Hominin femur
April 27th, 2016
Tooth marks on the leg bone of a hominin, an ancient human relative, suggest that the poor soul had a gristly end, a new study finds.
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Beyoncé Got It Right: Cheating's Emotional Fallout Gushes from 'Lemonade'
Beyonce singing
April 29th, 2016
Beyoncé hasn't revealed what inspired her to create "Lemonade," an album that details emotions felt after learning of a husband's infidelity. But regardless of whether the album is "real," it mirrors what really happens to betrayed partners, experts said.
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To Motivate Kids, Don't Dwell on Their Failures
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April 29th, 2016
Should failure be punished or praised?
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It Takes Effort to be Selfish
Two little friends having fun on strawberry farm in summer. Feeding each other with organic berries and spending time together.
April 26th, 2016
A new study suggests we are altruistic at heart.
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Amazing Images: The Best Science Photos of the Week
Strange scour marks are visible on the bottom of the north Caspian Sea in this image acquired by the Landsat 8 satellite on April 16, 2016.
April 23rd, 2016
Here are the stories behind the most amazing images in the world of science this week. A recap of the coolest photos featured on Live Science.
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Science Explains Why Your Mom Calls You by Your Brother's Name
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April 29th, 2016
That's not my name.
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Spanking Makes Kids More Defiant, Studies Suggest
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April 28th, 2016
While spanking is a popular parenting technique, new research suggests it makes kids more anti-social and less likely to comply with parental requests.
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He Will Rock You: Decoding Freddie Mercury's Vocal Prowess
April 25th, 2016
Freddie Mercury's impressive vocal abilities are explained, in the first analysis of the singer's technique.
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