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This Is a Timed Test

Harvard is historically resistant to progress. With climate change, we can’t wait.

Bad Astronomy
April 1 2015 7:00 AMStunning Photos of Mexico’s Colima Volcano Erupting ... With Lighting. 
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March 31 2015 10:00 AMGet a Move OnA new book offers augmented reality running advice.
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March 30 2015 12:17 PMBad Astronomy Video: Attack of the Waterspout!
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March 30 2015 7:00 AMThe Top of the World Sinks Ever Lower
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March 29 2015 7:15 AMCrash Course Astronomy Blooper Reel
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March 27 2015 10:59 AMCould Better Psychological Testing Prevent a Tragedy Like the Germanwings Crash?Probably not. 
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March 27 2015 3:33 AMBad AlternativesWhen it comes to cancer treatment, do as Angelina Jolie does, not as she says.
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March 26 2015 3:45 AMDefending DarwinI teach human evolution at the University of Kentucky. There are some students I’ll never reach.
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March 25 2015 7:00 AMDid Jupiter Destroy the Solar System’s First Planets?
Wild Things
March 24 2015 12:32 PMWe Are in the Midst of an Elephant Tuberculosis Epidemic
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March 24 2015 11:33 AMThe Most Neglected DiseaseTuberculosis isn’t history, and it’s much more dangerous than malaria or Ebola.
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March 24 2015 7:30 AMStunning Photos of an Eclipse From 35,000 Feet
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March 23 2015 12:00 PMBad Astronomy Video: The Pink and Purple Crab
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March 23 2015 7:15 AMWant to Name a Feature on Pluto?
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March 21 2015 7:30 AMSnowy ... Hawaii?
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March 31 2015 2:59 PMPhil Plait Live Tuesday Night With Felicia Day Talking about Fortune’s Pawn
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March 31 2015 7:18 AMWhy Is Mercury So Black? Scientists Sugarcoat the Reason.
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March 30 2015 9:43 AMDid Dark Matter Doom the Dinosaurs?A weird and wobbly theory links two of the biggest mysteries in science.
Medical Examiner
March 29 2015 7:31 PMDon’t Blame It on DepressionThat’s not what made the Germanwings co-pilot murder 149 people.
Bad Astronomy
March 28 2015 7:15 AMWatch as Martian Dust Erases Curiosity’s Landing Scars
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March 27 2015 7:00 AMTwo Astronauts Head Into Space to Live There for a Year
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March 26 2015 7:00 AMThe Catastrophe That Must Not Be Named
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March 25 2015 10:14 AMNot an Isolated IncidentLegislative and rhetorical attacks on abortion clinics go hand in hand with violent attacks.
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March 25 2015 3:49 AMThe Power of Peer PressureThe best lessons in climate diplomacy come from Himalayan villages.
Bad Astronomy
March 24 2015 12:26 PMSen: Ancient Radioactive Lunar Volcano
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March 24 2015 10:53 AMWhat Doesn’t Kill YouThe truth about a black widow’s bite.
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March 24 2015 3:00 AMThe Weight of the EvidenceIt’s time to stop telling fat people to become thin. 
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March 23 2015 8:18 AMMathematicians of the Future?Why it matters that computers could someday prove their own theorems.
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March 22 2015 7:30 AMWhere Are the Pictures of Ceres?
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March 20 2015 12:39 PMDarwin’s “Strangest Animals”A mysterious creature identified after 180 years.

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