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Flies obey unique flight rules

By | August 19, 2010

Unlike other insects, flies use the presence of horizontal edges to control their flying altitude

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New virus behind cancer, MS?

By | August 18, 2010

After uncovering HPV's role in cancer, Harald zur Hausen is investigating another virus-disease relationship

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Bacteria sniff each other out

By | August 17, 2010

When sensing the presence of other species, bacteria meet the textbook definition for olfaction

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The Prometheus Project

By | August 5, 2010

Continue reading from the first book in series of young adult novels that's being hailed as science's answer to Harry Potter

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Opinion: Louisiana shuns science

By | August 5, 2010

Officials push sand berm plan to protect Gulf Coast from oil, as researchers caution against the move

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Opinion: The oil's stain on science

By | August 5, 2010

An ecosystem biologist discusses how the effort to assess the oil spill's damage is stifling independent research

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Try acting like a scientist

By | August 5, 2010

Actor Alan Alda teaches a new generation of researchers how to communicate with the public

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Seeking top innovations of 2010

By | August 3, 2010

Did you work on or use a new technology that could transform the field? If so, enter it into our annual contest

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The Prometheus Project

By | July 29, 2010

Read an excerpt from the first book in series of young adult novels that's being hailed as science's answer to Harry Potter

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Q&A: EU science under Belgium

By | July 22, 2010

The new EU president talks priorities, economic recovery, and how they plan to make scientists' lives easier over the next six months

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