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    ‘I Almost Sound Like a Crazy Person, But I Think It’s a Superconductor’Scientists are again buzzing about a potential breakthrough in superconductivity. Will this be another disappointment?
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    The Floating Speck That Promised to Change the WorldA room-temperature superconductor would be a physics miracle, and for a few days, it looked real.
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    Why Are Orcas Targeting and Sometimes Sinking Boats in Southern Europe?There were two more incidents of orcas going after boats in the Strait of Gibraltar this week, and it’s still not clear what is causing the behavior.
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    Scott Walker’s High-School Science Teacher Scolds Him for Evolution Dodge“He could have manned up a bit.”
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    Psychedelic Drugs — More Mind-Starving Than Mind-ExpandingMagic mushrooms cut off blood supply to your brain.
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    Would You Believe That Slackers Are Less Stressed Than Type-A’s?Science tackles the hard questions.
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    What Separates Us From Chimps?Lost DNA.
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    Reasons Not to Fall Into a Black Hole in Outer Space“There’s no way of telling anyone about the light at the end of tunnel.”
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    Instead of Humans Contracting Gonorrhea, Gonorrhea Has Contracted (a Bit of) HumanityMan bites dog.
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    So a Japanese Scientist Wants to Resurrect the Woolly MammothDoes no one remember what happened in ‘Ice Age 2: The Meltdown’?
  11. intergalactic planetary
    There Is a Mysterious Green Blob in Outer Space — And It’s AliveIt’s lonely, you guys.
  12. science
    Scientist Figures Out What Makes Women Happy: OxytocinHis methodology may have been a little off.
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    Did Life on Earth Start With a Zombie Virus From Outer Space?Necropanspermia explains it all.
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    Scientists’ Live Whale-Song Network Borrows Plot of Star Trek IV’Star Trek’ is to scientists what ‘Minority Report’ is to techies.
  15. human behavior
    The Test for Self-awareness in Animals Might Not Be Sensitive EnoughMacaques demonstrate their self-awareness by touching their genitals in a mirror.
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    Large Hadron Collider Has an Exotic-Matter FetishSparticles, diquarks, and leptoquarks! We don’t even know what they are, but we’re excited!
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    Missing Link Found, Evolution Continues ApaceOr that’s what scientists are claiming, and now they’re likening themselves to pop stars.