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Frogs are "master survivors," able to take advantage of the ecological vacuum left behind by extinct animals. Scientists say nine in 10 frog species descended from three surviving frog lineages.
July 3, 2017
Southwest China's Guizhou province is one of the country's poorest, most remote regions. But Guizhou has some unique advantages, which it is trying to use to transform itself into a big-data hub.
July 3, 2017
The White House denies that a video showing Trump body-slamming a figure representing CNN came from a Reddit user who has posted messages against Muslims, Jews and African-Americans.
July 3, 2017
The "stressed" bird has stabilized and officials believe it is one of those under constant "eagle cam" surveillance in southeast Washington, D.C.
July 3, 2017
Massachusetts State Police say the injuries are of varying seriousness.
July 3, 2017
The Smithsonian's first brewing historian explores everything from immigration to urbanization through the lens of beer. And with the boom in microbrewing, she says beer's story has come full circle.
July 3, 2017
The renowned physicist and cosmologist says the U.S. pulling out of the Paris climate change accord could turn our planet into another Venus.
July 3, 2017
Activists admit movement around national issues like police reform has been slow, but say they're focused on local issues — from paying subway fare to helping serve dinner to homeless people.
July 3, 2017
Beijing reportedly sent warships and fighter jets to intercept the USS Stethem near a region it claims near the Paracel Islands.
July 3, 2017
New labor regulations, in which workers without proper documents face prison time, prompted the sudden exodus. It could cause a labor shortage. The government put the law on hold for 120 days.
July 3, 2017
The Gulf state blew past a Sunday deadline to meet a series of demand that from Saudi Arabia and its allies that Doha describes as an "affront to international law."
July 3, 2017
A tour bus full of elderly Germans caught fire Monday morning after an accident along a popular highway.
July 3, 2017
A court in India declared its holiest river is entitled to the same rights as a person that would include the right to sue polluters. Still, many think the divine waters are unimpacted by pollution.
July 3, 2017
The deal the military made with thousands of noncitizen recruits with specialized skills: Sign up and we'll put you on the fast track to citizenship.
July 3, 2017
A government shutdown has shuttered state parks and beaches. But photos showed Christie and his family enjoying the empty shoreline. "Run for governor, and you can have a residence there," he said.
July 3, 2017
After a decade of drought, high snow levels this year are melting and turning California rivers into dangerous hazards. At Kern River, at least six people have died this year.
July 3, 2017
The first of Tesla's significantly more affordable Model 3 cars should finish production by next weekend, CEO Elon Musk announced late Sunday.
July 3, 2017
The journalist who thought up this fake news game says she saw the need before 'fake news' was even in the vernacular.
July 3, 2017
In NPR's Elise Tries series, correspondent Elise Hu tries out new experiences in East Asia. In Tokyo, she checks out Japanese purikura photo booths, which produce selfies to decorate and print out.
July 3, 2017
The "marshmallow test" is a famous experiment for studying kids' self-control. For the first time, a psychologist gave the test to kids outside Western culture. And they crushed it.
July 3, 2017

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