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Scientists have long debated how -- and when -- dogs first became domesticated.
Discovery of an ancient skull sheds light on the domestication of dogs.
A new study says a dog did better than conventional tests in identifying patients with cancer.
A biologist says that coyotes suffering from severe mange could be the origin of the 'chupacabra' legends.
In this hour of Science Friday, we're going to the dogs, literally.
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Jeff Potter, author of Cooking for Geeks, dishes up a few cooking hacks for Turk...
With the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade less than a week away, it’s crunch time ...
Robert Sabin grew a 1000-pound pumpkin in his Long Island backyard.
You've survived the big family Thanksgiving get-together -- but now the winter h...
\tIt's crunch time for the 'balloonatics' at Macy's Parade Studio. The balloons themselves, which are designed and fabricated in a warehouse in New Jersey, are getting their final checkup before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. John Piper and Jim Artle take us around the studio and spill the secrets of inflation, explain how to calculate whether your balloon will float, and explain why the balloons look better after a little time in the sun.