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Medical & Biotech
When a Feather-Light Touch is Agony
Medical & Biotech

When a Feather-Light Touch is Agony

October 16, 2018 — Stephani Sutherland

Medical & Biotech
When a Feather-Light Touch is Agony
Medical & Biotech

When a Feather-Light Touch is Agony

October 16, 2018 — Stephani Sutherland

Neuroscience
Tinder For Cheetahs; and An Unusual Blindness
Neuroscience

Tinder For Cheetahs; and An Unusual Blindness

6 minutes ago — Tanya Lewis and Andrea Gawrylewski

Biology
Death of a Fossil Hunter
Biology

Death of a Fossil Hunter

6 hours ago — Richard Conniff

Special Report

The Science of Inequality

The Science of Inequality
Policy & Ethics

How high economic inequality negatively impacts nearly every aspect of human well-being—as well as the health of the biosphere

October 16, 2018

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Videos

Hawk Moths Hold Steady When Faced with Turbulence

Hawk moths hover while they feed, but they recover surprisingly quickly when knocked off-balance. Scientists use high-speed video and mini-cannons made of plastic toy parts to understand how hawk moths respond to disturbances midair. "Lens of Time: The Art of Staying Stable" was first published on bioGraphic © 2018 California Academy of Science.

September 6, 2018

Podcasts

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Nice People Have Emptier Wallets

60-Second Science - October 15, 2018 - By Christopher Intagliata02:15

Solar Eclipse Was a Buzzkill for Bees

60-Second Science - October 12, 2018 - By Christopher Intagliata01:58

Confident Tone Overcomes Accent Distrust

60-Second Science - October 11, 2018 - By Lucy Huang02:25

Mom's Genes Make Some Giraffes Hard to Spot

60-Second Science - October 10, 2018 - By Christopher Intagliata01:57