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Amazonian Reef

By The Scientist Staff | July 1, 2016

See footage from the expedition that discovered a coral reef hiding beneath the massive muddy plume at the mouth of the Amazon River.


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Teenager Unearths Dino Fossil

By Bob Grant | October 23, 2013

A high-school student makes an unprecedented duck-billed dinosaur find in Utah.


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Microbial Metallurgy

By Bob Grant | February 5, 2013

Meet the bacterium that pulls gold ions out of solution and forms tiny nuggets of the precious metal.


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Book Excerpt from A#@holes

By Aaron James | February 4, 2013

In Chapter 1, “A Theory,” author Aaron James constructs a working definition for the type of person that earns the ignominious moniker.

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The A@#hole Scientist

By Aaron James | February 1, 2013

Can a vexing sense of entitlement actually aid in the pursuit of knowledge?


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