September 2021 Interactive Crossword
September 2021 Interactive Crossword
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September 2021 Interactive Crossword
September 2021 Interactive Crossword

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August 2021 Interactive Crossword
August 2021 Interactive Crossword
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Aug 1, 2021
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July 2021 Interactive Crossword
July 2021 Interactive Crossword
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Jul 1, 2021
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June 2021 Interactive Crossword
June 2021 Interactive Crossword
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Jun 1, 2021

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May 2021 Interactive Crossword
May 2021 Interactive Crossword
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | May 1, 2021
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April 2021 Interactive Crossword
April 2021 Interactive Crossword
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Apr 1, 2021
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Slideshow: Watch Insects in Motion
Slideshow: Watch Insects in Motion
Amanda Heidt | Mar 1, 2021
Researchers across disciplines are adopting high-tech tools to better understand the kinematics and behaviors behind insect flight.
March 2021 Interactive Crossword
March 2021 Interactive Crossword
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Mar 1, 2021
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Watch a Trained Pup Detect Prostate Cancer From a Urine Sample
Watch a Trained Pup Detect Prostate Cancer From a Urine Sample
Asher Jones | Feb 18, 2021
Good girl, Florin!
Slideshow: Restoring Coral Reefs
Slideshow: Restoring Coral Reefs
Hanna R. Koch, Erinn Muller, Michael P. Crosby | Feb 1, 2021
By growing mountainous star corals in the lab and outplanting them to dying reefs, we were able to grow sexually mature corals that could help reef recovery.
February 2021 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
February 2021 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Feb 1, 2021
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Side-by-Side Comparisons of Important SARS-CoV-2 Variants
Side-by-Side Comparisons of Important SARS-CoV-2 Variants
Katarina Zimmer | Jan 26, 2021
Here’s our brief guide to the most noteworthy mutations in the novel coronavirus.
January 2021 Interactive Crossword Puzzle 
January 2021 Interactive Crossword Puzzle 
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Jan 1, 2021
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December 2020 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
December 2020 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Dec 1, 2020
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Slideshow: Solving a Gray Whale Murder Mystery
Slideshow: Solving a Gray Whale Murder Mystery
Ashley Yeager | Nov 12, 2020
One way to investigate the record-setting deaths of the marine mammals is to perform autopsies on them, but researchers are also taking a close look at living whales for clues to what could be killing them.
November 2020 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
November 2020 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Nov 1, 2020
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Slideshow: How Ecologists Study the World’s Apex Predators
Slideshow: How Ecologists Study the World’s Apex Predators
Katarina Zimmer | Nov 1, 2020
A global decline of large carnivores has motivated scientists to understand the animals’ ecological roles, and consider whether reintroducing them can help restore ecosystems.
The Chemistry of Morality
The Chemistry of Morality
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2020
Feature author Paul J. Zak, a neuroeconomist at Claremont Graduate University, discusses the role of oxytocin in mammalian social behavior in a 2011 TED Talk.
The Sound and the Fear
The Sound and the Fear
The Scientist Staff | Oct 1, 2020
See University of California, Los Angeles, animal behavior researcher Dan Blumstein explain common characteristics of vocalizations that express fearful emotions.
October 2020 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
October 2020 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon | Oct 1, 2020
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