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Mysteries of Turbulence Unraveled

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 11:30am
Simulations follow how swirls in a fluid transfer and dissipate energy 

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People Furthest Apart on Climate Views Are Often the Most Educated

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 11:00am
For attitudes on global warming, political identity is a more important signal than academic acumen or scientific literacy

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Intelligence and the DNA Revolution

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:00am
Scientists identify 22 genes associated with intelligence

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It's Crucial to Upgrade America's Water Infrastructure

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 7:00am
Dams, reservoirs, canals and safe drinking water matter for absolutely everyone

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Cassini's "Grand Finale" Could Solve Saturn's Lingering Mysteries

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 6:45am
In its last hours the spacecraft’s observations could reveal the origins of the planet’s rings—and more

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Cryptographers and Geneticists Unite to Analyze Genomes They Can't See

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 6:45am
Computer-security methods could help scientists identify disease-causing genes—while preserving patient privacy

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Will the U.S. Ever Build Another Big Coal Plant?

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 11:45am
The coal industry is contracting as plants retire and utilities replace them with natural gas and renewables

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U.S. Government Disbands Climate-Science Advisory Committee

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 9:45am
Panel sought to help businesses and state and local governments prepare for effects of warming 

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How Washington Gridlock Delays High-Speed Broadband to Rural U.S.

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 7:15am
Former Congressman Rick Boucher talks about how Congress and electric power lines could break the federal government’s net neutrality deadlock

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Harassment and Sexism in Science--the E-Mail Diaries

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 7:00am
A journal editor and educator has heard it all

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Eclipse Across America: An Interactive Multimedia Experience

Mon, 08/21/2017 - 6:00am
Watch as Scientific American readers and reporters all over the country show off their eclipse viewing adventures

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Letters From the World of Turtle Evolution

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 3:00pm
Spills and thrills from the exciting world of turtle evolutionary history...

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Eclipse: It's All about the Umbra

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 11:00am
What makes a total solar eclipse seem so strange and awe-inspiring?

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Trundling toward Extinction

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 9:00am
A new study investigates what killed the Midwest's last mastodons

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Seeing One Solar Eclipse May Not Be Enough

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 3:18pm
David Baron, author of the new book American Eclipse, talks about how seeing his first total solar eclipse turned him into an eclipse chaser.    

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Paleo Profile: The Hiding Hunter

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 3:00pm
Overlooked bones reveal a new dinosaur species.

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Valley of the Mastodons

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 11:00am
A unique conference takes a new look at a neglected Ice Age beast.

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Seniors, Get Your Lifetime National Park Pass Now

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 9:00am
Get your lifetime pass before the price takes a quantum leap!

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How Can You Prepare for the August Solar Eclipse?

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 8:00am
In less than a week, the Moon will pass in front of the Sun in the middle of the day blocking between 20 to 100% of the Sun’s light across the continental United States as it does. How can you...

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