- Want to Go to Mars? It's Not That Expensive. Work Suffering? Get a Hobby!
- Sneezes Travel Really, Really Far British Airways Is Going Back to the Future
- The Grill Killer Are You Using the Wrong Knife to Slice Tomatoes?
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- Bok Choy in Space! Inside NASA's Vegetable Garden. Are These Beautiful Glow-in-the-Dark Roads the Freeway of the Future?
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- The Obvious First Food Anyone Ate on the Moon Why the Record-High Beef Prices Aren’t Going to Get Better
- Proof That Shonda Rhimes’ Characters All Sound the Same Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Rolling Stone Cover Screwed Up the Constitution
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- The University of Michigan’s Startling New Tool for Studying Human Anatomy
How Does a Harmless Bacteria Become Deadly?Scientists are analyzing different strains in an attempt to find out.
Dear Prudence: Rude Questions About EthnicityWhat do I tell people who don't believe I'm from California?
Does Facial Hair Really Make Men More Attractive?That depends on how many clean-shaven guys are around.
Boiling Oceans and a Sky on FireThe surreal scene after a massive asteroid hit Earth 3.26 billion years ago.
The Grill KillerRecord-high beef prices are here—and unlike the lime shortage, they’re not going to get better.
Want to Go to Mars? It's Not That Expensive.New estimate projects the cost to be around $100 billion.
Is This What Primate Empathy Looks Like? A heartbreaking video has spread quickly, but animal behaviorists are skeptical.
What if a Single Protein Could Make Our Organs Repair Themselves?Forget growing ears in labs.
What Does 100 Look Like?More than 4 in 5 American centenarians are women, and 1 in 3 live alone.
Selina Meyer Is Not ImpressedIs the Julia Louis-Dreyfus Rolling Stone cover a zany joke or a perfect screw-up?
Dear Prudence: Office Food MoochA co-worker eats all the snacks we bring without ever contributing.
Recreating a Dinosaur Chase, 112 Million Years LaterThe famous Paluxy River dinosaur tracks in 3-D.
My Eyes Are Up Here, Captain CrunchThe creepy eye-contact trick sugary cereals use to grab children.