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Scientists used to use this crazy blowpipe apparatus to analyze the metal content of ore.
Help UMASS scientists identify kelp from outer space!
Absurd creature of the week: Velvet Worm SLIME ATTACK!
How microscopic ocean life might be key to seeding clouds and bringing rain.
Map shows western US may have huge reductions in snow in the coming decades.
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Scientists program the largest swarm of robots ever.
A sponge-like polymer that could someday help people with bone deformations.
What does it take to win the top prize in computer science?
Why do dogs sniff each others’ butts? That’s right, it’s chemistry.… via @AmerChemSociety
Computers are learning about the smell of money.
Here’s the cocktail of chemicals inside scar-removing gels.
Inside “the Slammer”, the US Army’s infectious disease containment unit. by @cristcarolyn
Check out @QuantaMagazine's full series of profiles on all the Fields Medal and Nevanlinna Prize winners
Meet the first woman to win the highest honor in mathematics. profile by @QuantaMagazine
Gumbaroos, tripoderos, splinter cats and other ridiculous animals dreamed up by lumberjacks
Help the Smithsonian digitize its collection
Bats are endangered in North America and that’s a huge deal if you like crops. by @bug_gwen
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Why you have so much trouble catching your own typos:
Eruptions update: Volcanoes in Italy, Japan, and Indonesia are all putting on summer shows.
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Can brain surgery give you enhanced empathic abilities?
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