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Climate Skeptics Want More CO2

A key argument used to downplay the consequences of climate change is resurfacing -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Forget Pills and Surgery for Back Pain

Many physicians are advocating a simpler approach to treating lower back pain: exercise -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Peering Within: An Introduction to the November Issue

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Neutron Star Collisions Create Gold

Astrophysicists searching for gravitational waves have finally learned what happens when you crash two neutron stars together--and it's very, very shiny. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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How to Make a Consciousness Meter

Zapping the brain with magnetic pulses while measuring its electrical activity is proving to be a reliable way to detect consciousness -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Why People Refuse to Believe Scientists

It has nothing to do with science itself -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Our Federal Science Agencies Are in Mortal Danger

Whether by strategy or ineptitude or both, the Trump administration is starving them the expertise they need to fulfill their essential functions -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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New VR Tech Aims to Take Surround-Sound to New Levels

Spatial audio promises immersive virtual experiences that engage more of the senses -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Saving the Endangered Cuban Crocodile

Hybridization poses an increasing threat to the nation’s beloved reptile -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Octopus-Inspired Robots: Silicone Skin Can Change Texture for "3-D Camouflage"

Researchers have created a synthetic form of octopus skin that can transform from a flat, 2D surface to a three-dimensional one with bumps and pits -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Octopus-Inspired Robots: Silicone Skin Can Change Texture for "3D Camouflage"

Researchers have created a synthetic form of octopus skin that can transform from a flat, 2D surface to a three-dimensional one with bumps and pits -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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How Much Does Carpooling Matter? A Lot

The end of a policy to support carpooling in Jakarta, Indonesia led to an 87 percent increase in evening rush-hour traffic, according to a study published this summer in Science -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Gamers Wanted to Attack Food Toxin

By playing the online game Foldit, players might help design an enzyme that can stop aflatoxins from making millions sick. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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The Fight over the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Is Back

Congress may soon allow drilling in the wildlife refuge to offset Republicans' planned tax cuts -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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The Fight Over the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Is Back

Congress may soon allow drilling in the wildlife refuge to offset Republicans' planned tax cuts -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Gravitational Waves: A Love Song

Science songwriter Adam Sakellarides strikes again   -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Gravitational Wave Astronomers Hit Mother Lode

Spacetime ripples from a stellar cataclysm in a distant galaxy help explain the cosmic origins of gold, and chart the course for a new age of “multimessenger” astronomy -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Our Love of Exotic Pets Is Driving Wildlife Decline

The wild pet trade may surpass habitat loss as a factor in the growing silence of the natural world -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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Women Code Breakers, a World of Endangered Species and Other New Science Books

Book recommendations from the editors of Scientific American  -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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The Interplanetary Political Football of Space Exploration

The National Space Council has been revived, but whether that's good for astronomy, planetary science and space exploration remains to be seen -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

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