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Blue Wave in Midwest Could Resurrect Climate Compact

3 hours 56 min ago
A 2007 agreement aimed to reduce regional emissions, then political winds shifted

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Can AIs Create True Art?

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And if they can, what are the implications for the future of creativity?

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How Capital Influences Attitudes toward Capital Punishment

6 hours 56 min ago
When people think the economy is poor, support for the death penalty rises

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Bats Beat Dolphins in the Battle over Who Has the Best Sonar

8 hours 56 min ago
But the dolphins are no slouches either

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Solving Microplastic Pollution Means Reducing, Recycling--And Fundamental Rethinking

10 hours 11 min ago
New practices, and new chemistries, are needed to end the scourge

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Armistice Day: November 11, 1918 to November 11, 2018

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 8:00am
“The war to end all wars” that had to be renamed “The First World War” ended 100 years ago

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Babies And Chimps Share A Laugh

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 11:10pm
Adult humans laugh primarily on the exhale, but human babies laugh on the inhale and the exhale—as do chimps. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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Delicate Fossil Bird Reveals Prehistoric Plumage Patterns

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 3:00pm
A new analysis gives the fossil bird Confuciusornis an updated look.

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Working Hard Even If You Might Lose

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 12:00pm
Wanting to win can inspire us to do great things, but missing the mark should not blind us to all of our accomplishment along the way

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Can You Have Too Much "Good" (HDL) Cholesterol?

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 9:00am
A new study suggests that too much “good” cholesterol may be just as bad as too little. Dr. Sanaz Majd joins Nutrition Diva to sort out what this new research means for our heart health...

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The Queen of the Fold-and-Cut Alphabet

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 9:00am
Manchester mathematician Katie Steckles tells us about her favorite theorem and how she used it to help design a new font

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How History Forgot the Woman Who Defined Autism

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 8:00am
Grunya Sukhareva characterized autism nearly two decades before Austrian doctors Leo Kanner and Hans Asperger

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Seeking the Truth When the Consensus Is against You

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 2:00pm
You should always listen to the experts—except when you shouldn’t

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Shock as China Legalizes Medicinal Trade in Rhino Horns and Tiger Parts

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:00pm


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Do Brazilians Really Care about the Environment?

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:00pm
The election of Jair Bolsonaro as our next president suggests we don’t, but the truth is more complicated

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Hurricane-Damaged Air Force Base Has an Opportunity to Rebuild for Resilience

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:30am
Experts see the recovery effort as a test case for how the U.S. military prepares for climate change

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Proofs and Guarantees

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 9:00am
We can prove things in math, but does that mean they’re true?

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The (Scientific) Path Less Traveled

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 7:00am
An unconventional medical research journey toward a possible therapy for cerebral palsy

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Neuroscientists Make a Case against Solitary Confinement

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 6:45am
Prolonged social isolation can do severe, long-lasting damage to the brain 

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