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Fruit flies have orgasms – and, apparently, they’re amazing

In bizarre research project, scientists also discover why some fruit flies avoid getting drunk.

Tel Aviv ranked among world's greenest cities

The Israeli city by the Mediterranean features a stunning array of tree species from around the world.

Amazing photos of male ibexes fighting over ladies

Like other (ahem) animals, ibexes will do just about anything to get some.

You may soon be able to afford the most expensive food on the planet

Scientists in Israel are figuring out how to grow truffles.

Did scientists just discover dark matter?

One of the biggest mysteries of physics may not be a mystery for much longer.

There's another Earth out there, and a massive fireball may have just obliterated it

Harvard scientist reveals how it still might be possible for us to move there.

My disastrous first time surfing

Surfing is, as it turns out, really hard.

Cavemen – they're just like us! New discovery finds ancients kept dogs as pets

Archaeologists uncovered latest finding while examining centuries-old canine teeth.

How to build a house out of stone (for apocalypses AND fun)

Moroccan villagers taught me how to make a stone house, and you can too! Especially if you're worried about zombies.

Team builds habitat to simulate life on Mars

The shelter will be located near a 25-mile-wide, 200 million-year-old crater in southern Israel.

Super blue blood moon shines over Jerusalem

The rare lunar event stunned skywatchers around the world.

'Jaw'-dropping archaeological discovery resets evolutionary clock by 50,000 years

Scientists from around the world announced on Thursday that they have found the oldest human fossil outside of Africa.

Is man-made pollution making storms more severe?

Research shows that even the smallest of man-made particles can intensify thunderstorms, which can lead to soil erosion, runoff and damaged crops.

Could this new documentary film be the next 'Blackfish'?

'Trophy' will air on CNN to spotlight hunting and wildlife conservation in Africa.

Why are there evaporation ponds at the Dead Sea?

Find out what purpose these shallow, artificial ponds serve.