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10 Weapons That Animals Use
Why people with a sweet tooth are just generally sweeter people
What if there were rules for Science Journalism?
The Mouse Trap--The dangers of using one lab animal to study every disease.
Part 1 of a 3 part series.
The Science of Sarcasm? Yeah, Right--How do humans separate sarcasm from sincerity? Research on the subject is leading to insights about how the mind works. Really
Profiles in Science--Steven Pinker
Software that Listens for Lies
Why we forget
Science shows our memory can easily be distorted and erased -- but our forgetfulness also helps us survive
How music changes our brains
Science is becoming increasingly interested in the relationship between sound and the brain. An expert explains
Google Translate: It Already Speaks as Well as a 10-Year-Old. How Good Can it Get?
Why are most people right-handed?
Study Shows Why It’s Hard to Keep Weight Off
Make a Matchstick Rocket
Sophie's World - An Eventful Affair with a Vixen
Winner of the Fritz Pölking Award 2011
The Necessity, and Elusiveness, of Sleep
From Dung Power to Solar Power--How billions without electrical access will benefit from clean energy.
10 Words You Might Think Came from Science (But Are Really From Science Fiction )
Go Slow To Go Fast--Why highways move more swiftly when you force cars to crawl along at 55 mph.
Scientists Turn Brain Activity Into Moving Images
--U.C.-Berkeley researchers tap into technology that may one day allow for rewatching your dreams.
Should We Clone Endangered Species?
South Korean airport fights drug smugglers with cloned dogs
Ahmadinejad's Nightmare--Does homosexuality exist in every human society?
Most of the article is about secluded societies without the concept of homosexuality.
"Teleported" mice reveal secrets of memory
Baboons are capable of understanding analogies
Alzheimer's link another reason to fear diabetes
Cryptophasia--The secrets of twin speak.
Are There Hidden Messages in Pronouns? James Pennebaker says computers reveal secret patterns.
Scientists have recorded the first experimental evidence that elephants experience //eureka!// moments
Black Death study lets rats off the hook
--Plague of 1348-49 spread so fast in London the carriers had to be humans not black rats, says archaeologist
How Exercise Can Keep the Brain Fit
The Scent of a Woman--Don't trust the hype about pheromones and sexual attraction.
The disappearing fish we should worry about -- How Virginia's permissive legislation is destroying the menhaden -- and the Atlantic's ecosystem
Chimps prove that human generosity is an ancient trait
Experts Baffled by Mysterious Underground Chambers
Coin tosses don’t really give you fifty-fifty odds
Why no one hears the ocean in a sea shell
Can a Playground Be Too Safe?
Peer pressure can actually change your memories
Men Are From Cuddle, Women Are From Penis--
A new study supposedly says women want sex but men want cuddling. Don't believe it.
Questioning the Inca Paradox--
Did the civilization behind Machu Picchu really fail to develop a written language?
Which Is Worse for a Child's Development—Exposure to Graphic Sex or Appalling Violence?
How Sugar Affects Your Brain and Body
Science reveals what you need to do to talk people into anything
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