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Far-Out Science

By | September 1, 2017

How psychedelic drugs and infectious microbes alter brain function

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Learning Your Stripes

By | May 1, 2017

Science’s lowest common denominator has always been patterns.

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On Becoming Human

By | August 1, 2016

Some thoughts on going to the Galápagos

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Transparency Now

By | May 1, 2016

Science is messy. So lay it out, warts and all.

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Fighting Back

By | February 1, 2016

Plants can’t run away from attackers, so they’ve evolved unique immune defenses to protect themselves.

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All Together Now

By | January 1, 2016

Understanding the biological roots of cooperation might help resolve some of the biggest scientific challenges we face.

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Hear and Now

By | September 1, 2015

Auditory research advances worth shouting about

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Stubbornly Persistent

By | February 1, 2015

Microorganisms continually challenge our assumptions of what life can achieve.

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Performance Art

By | January 1, 2015

Regulation of genome expression orchestrates the behavior of insect castes and the human response to social stress.

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Head Scratchers

By | September 1, 2014

Many natural phenomena elude our understanding.

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