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Lindsey Konkel

June 16, 2010

The jury is out on the benefits of screening for a potentially incurable disease

November 12, 2009

Pumping iron may be safe after breast cancer surgery, but doctors urge caution.

October 31, 2009

Some scientists believe the modern human body evolved to run

October 30, 2009

Human infrastructure associated with oil field development gives some species an advantage over others.

September 16, 2009

Veterinary medicine isn't just about Fido and Fifi anymore.

September 5, 2009

UK’s Royal Society Weighs the Pros and Cons of Climate Manipulation.

July 13, 2009

There may be more to high-risk sports than a “no fear” mantra.

May 28, 2009

New York University researchers gather cavefish in the northeastern Mexican states of Tamaulipas and San Luis Potosi.

May 26, 2009

NYU scientists shine light on the origins of the blind cavefish.

May 22, 2009

Global amphibian declines have scientists and volunteers scrambling to preserve backyard biodiversity.

May 19, 2009

A new website from NYU's Carter Journalism Institute examines this eco-friendly buzzword.

May 4, 2009

Roald Hoffmann, Nobel Prize winning chemist and published poet ponders the intersection of art and science--and reads one of his poems at an event at Greenwich Village's Cornelia Street Cafe.

March 22, 2009

Experts say that global warming will have a major impact on poor nations’ fisheries.

March 13, 2009

Ordinary citizens make valuable contributions to scientific research.

March 8, 2009

A recent Ebola Reston outbreak among pigs in the Philippines is cause for concern among some scientists.


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