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Mar. 27, 2015

'Hellish' Conditions Gave Spark To Life On Earth

The early Earth was no place for life as we know it: Belching volcanoes, meteor strikes, hydrogen cyanide and a healthy bombardment of ultraviolet rays.

Shaking Up the Climate Conversation, With Dance

A choreographer and a biologist team up to create a dance that’s part high art, part climate change consciousness raising.

Michael Gazzaniga: Tales from Both Sides of the Brain

Cognitive neuroscientist Michael Gazzaniga discusses his on discovering how these halves communicate.

One Last Thing: Left to Right

When we picture rapidly moving things, people seem to have a preference for ones that move from left to right, not right to left.

Liquid 3-D Printer Speeds Past the Rest

A new, fast 3-D printer uses ultraviolet light and oxygen to shape liquid resin.

Understanding the Dark Side of Physics

Physicists discuss the quest to understand dark energy and dark matter.

Malaria Parasite Lures Mosquitoes With Bait-and-Switch

The malaria parasite manufactures lemon-and-pine-scented aromas that attract mosquitoes.

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How to Make Perfume for Artistic Expression

The smells of Los Angeles’ Koreatown—a bustling, crowded, and gritty enclave just east of downtown—aren’t particularly pleasant. K-Town, as Angelenos lovingly call it, conjures odors from loose asphalt, c...

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