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Whipping Boys

By The Scientist Staff | December 1, 2017

See whip spiders use their curious antenniform legs to spar in the lab.

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Introducing Batman

By The Scientist Staff | October 1, 2017

Daniel Kish, who is blind, uses vocal clicks to navigate the world by echolocation.

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Hunting with Sharks

By The Scientist Staff | September 1, 2016

Watch scenes from research at the University of South Florida's Mote Marine Laboratory, where scientists saw what happened when they knocked out sharks' electroreception.

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Mag-Neato!

By The Scientist Staff | September 1, 2016

Scientists are unraveling how animals use Earth's magnetic field to navigate.

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Seeing Heat

By The Scientist Staff | September 1, 2016

Learn how some snakes sense infrared radiation using specialized sense organs in their faces.

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Inside the Color Lab

By Kerry Grens | October 1, 2014

Meet the University of Washington's Jay Neitz, who studies the evolution of color vision.

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Let There Be Sight

By Various Researchers | October 1, 2014

Hear from Diane Ashworth, one of the world’s first recipients of a bionic eye implant.

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Robo Retina

By Daniel Palanker | October 1, 2014

Learn about the photovoltaic retinal prosthesis from one of its developers, Daniel Palanker of Stanford University.

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Feeding Frenzy

By Mary Bates | March 1, 2014

Take a peek into the shark tank where Boston University biologist Jelle Atema is testing how well the fish actually smell.

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Seeing in the Dark

By Jef Akst | February 1, 2014

Meet the scientists and study subjects behind research into how senses work together to form perceptions of the world.

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