Pat Duggins

Apr. 22, 2011

Reliving 30 Years of Space Travel

The tumultuous saga of the Shuttle program comes to an end and NASA moves on.

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Trailblazing Mars

What would it take for humans to be able to live and work on Mars?

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Teaching Ancient Nautilus New Tricks

\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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