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So You Think About Dance?

By Edyta Zielinska | March 30, 2012

Spectators experience some of the same brain impulses as the dancers they're watching.

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James Cameron Hits Rock Bottom

By Hannah Waters | March 27, 2012

The movie director-turned-explorer made the 6.8-mile drop to the deepest point on the seafloor, but wasn’t too impressed by what he found.

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Nervy Production

By Mary Beth Aberlin | March 23, 2012

A new play about the father of modern neuroscience explores the many facets of Santiago Ramón y Cajal's work, personality, and life.

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Research is Tough for Dads Too

By Edyta Zielinska | March 12, 2012

A new survey finds that men as well as women scientists struggle to find time for family and life outside of the lab.

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The Sweet Sounds of Spider Silk

By Megan Scudellari | March 7, 2012

A researcher spins spider silk into violin strings.

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In Chapter 8, "The Conspiratorial Move and the Struggle for Evidence-Based Medicine," author Nicoli Natrass explores the Internet's role in the rise of anti-science sentiment.

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Capsule Reviews

By Bob Grant | March 1, 2012

The Wandering Gene and the Indian Princess, The Forever Fix, Connectome, and DNA USA

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Speaking of Science

By The Scientist Staff | March 1, 2012

March 2012's selection of notable quotes

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The Specter of Denialism

By Nicoli Nattrass | March 1, 2012

Conspiracy theories surrounding the global HIV/AIDS epidemic have cost thousands of lives. But science is fighting back.

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Climate Conflict of Interest?

By Megan Scudellari | February 24, 2012

Greenpeace flags researchers' payments from a climate change skeptic organization.

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