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How The Humble Asiatic Dayflower Revealed Clues To Blue Hues

This briefly-blooming plant gave Japanese artists a distinctive dye—and helped scientists answer a color chemistry mystery.

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I, Robovie

Our podcast, Undiscovered, is back for season 2! In this episode, some psychologists probe just how far kids’ empathy for robots will go.

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