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Sep 30, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
We should keep scientific research as unfettered as possible, but sometimes things get weird.
Jul 28, 2015 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Is your hamster happy? A new tool to assess moods in the furry little rodents can tell if they are optimistic or depressed.
May 26, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Oh, the places you'll go!
May 21, 2015 01:45 PM ET // Renee Morad
A niche of crowdfunding sites, such as Experiment and Petridish, are specifically targeting scientists. Continue reading →
Apr 15, 2015 03:53 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Not only could the suits encourage more women to participate in cold-water diving, but it could keep them underwater longer.
Apr 6, 2015 06:00 AM ET
Online shopping has led many of America's malls to shut down. Now colleges and medical clinics are buying up the abandoned spaces and giving them a new lease of life.
Dec 30, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
From the rebooting of a giant particle smasher to the launch of major ocean explorations, 2015 promises to be an exciting year for science.
Dec 1, 2014 12:09 PM ET
Mice are everywhere! No, not in your house -- in research! They're so ubiquitous in laboratories that it seems like everything is tested on them first, in advance of human subjects. "Why mice?" you wonder. Trace has the answer.
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