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How Do Blind Mole Rats Avoid Cancer?

Studying the rodents’ remarkable cancer resistance may lead to new treatments for people.

Naked Mole Rat Sperm Revealed

Even lazy sperm can get the job done—at least if you’re a naked mole rat, a new study says.

Naked Mole Rat Palace Intrigues

Photo of  Naked Mole Rat in the IZW by Stefan Günther Life in a naked mole rat “palace” hums along just fine under the firm rule of the queen. But when she dies the succession can be a bloody contest that may end in death for those trying to claim her throne. Researchers at the Berlin…