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Fingerprinting Our Sense of Smell

Fingerprinting Our Sense of Smell

July 3, 2015

Weizmann Institute scientists develop an “olfactory fingerprint” test that may do more than just identify individ...
3D Compass in the Brain

3D Compass in the Brain

December 5, 2014

A study on bats' flight pinpoints the neurons that tell us which way we are headed.
How Water Could Have Flowed on Mars

How Water Could Have Flowed on Mars

November 20, 2014

A new model suggests volcanic activity in Mars’ distant past spewed enough greenhouse gases to warm the atmosphere and ...
The Real Price of Steak

The Real Price of Steak

July 24, 2014

New research reveals the comparative environmental costs of livestock-based foods.

New Stem Cells Go Back Further

November 4, 2013

Scientists isolate new human pluripotent stem cells capable of generating “humanized” mouse models containing hum...