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Despite the discovery of the Higgs boson, mysteries still abound in theoretical physics.
Physicist Sean Carroll of Caltech talks about the search for the Higgs boson, and what comes next.
Physicists have finally discovered the elusive Higgs boson--or at least something a lot like it.
The spy telescopes are wide-angle and short in length--earning them the nickname "stubby Hubbles."
Ira talks with theoretical physicist Sean Carroll about his new book about the nature of time. Did time and space exist before the Big Bang?
An new thermal infrared camera might make crime scene investigations easier.
Can samples of the bacteria on a person's hands be enough to identify them?
Fifty years later, forensic scientists apply modern tech to the JFK assassinatio...
A new book traces the early history of blood transfusions.
Forensic anthropologist and writer Kathy Reichs talks about her new novel "Bones...
\tThe La Brea Tar Pits are world-renowned fossil sites for good reason—they're the mass graves of thousands of Ice Age creatures, each with a story to tell. Researchers at the nearby Page Museum clean the asphalt from the fossil remains, and using paleoforensics, recount the grim details of their deaths. In the process, clues emerge about what life was like in prehistoric Los Angeles.