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Emily Elert

April 14, 2010

Scientists gather evidence from the bathtub-ring-like traces left by Earth’s oscillating oceans

March 20, 2010

For $23 billion a year, Americans must be getting a lot out of dietary supplements! Right?

February 18, 2010

Records show that we're getting faster, but does the human body have a natural speed limit? And if a biological law exists, how long until people try to break it?

February 11, 2010

If you thought the terms “snowpocalypse” and “snowmaggeddon” were the most troubling repercussions of this week’s weather, you weren’t alone.

February 11, 2010

The story of a startling reflection

December 21, 2009

Scientists strain to hear the universe's cosmic song

December 18, 2009

Do Einstein's theories hold for the universe at large?

October 11, 2009

What does the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize mean for U.S. policy on climate change?

October 6, 2009

A new tool allows scientists to study how the brain grows and develops.

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