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Mammalian Surprise: African Mouse Can Regrow Skin

Scientists have discovered that a mouse found in Africa can lose large patches of skin and then grow it back […]

Trees Come ‘From Out Of The Air,’ Says Nobel Laureate Richard Feynman. Really?

Ask one of the greatest scientists of the 20th century a simple question, and his answer makes me go, “What? […]

Korean Eunuchs Lived Long And Prospered

Tell people you’re doing a story about the life spans of Korean eunuchs, the typical reaction is a giggle or […]

As Arctic Ice Melts, So Does The Snow, And Quickly

Arctic sea ice is in sharp decline this year: Last week, scientists announced that it hit the lowest point ever […]

Scientists Parse Genes Of Breast Cancer’s Four Major Types

Scientists have known for a while that breast cancer is really four different diseases, with subtypes among them, an insight […]

Gherkin, Diphthong, Hornswoggle And Kerfuffle: Best Words Ever?

“Gherkin” — I like saying it. It’s vaguely Indian sounding. “Kerfuffle.” That’s just fun, with so many F’s packed into […]

Government Officials Retire Chimpanzees From Research

One hundred ten chimpanzees will retire from biomedical research, the National Institutes of Health announced today. The move comes as […]

Three Burning Questions Answered About Salt

Salt — it’s the ultimate condiment. It’s the only rock we eat, and it makes our food taste better. There […]

Getting Slower And Slower: How Slow Can You Go?

Before we go slow, let’s go fast, so fast you can’t go any faster. That would be light in a […]

Could Genes For Stripes Help Kitty Fight Disease?

At this point it’s just an interesting hypothesis, but it’s possible that understanding cat coloration could help scientists understand resistance […]

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