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January 16, 2017

Killer Mice

Scientists discover a vertebrate brain circuit that triggers hunting, pouncing and biting.

January 13, 2017

Sickness Trackers

Fitness tracking devices could also alert users that they’re getting sick, and provide medical information to doctors.

January 12, 2017

Cancer Mass Spectrometry

Molecular analysis of tissue samples could lead to fast, accurate cancer diagnosis.

January 11, 2017

Bone Batteries

Bone structure inspires the design of a safer lithium ion battery.

January 10, 2017

Hummingbird Vision

Hummingbirds have vision that’s specially tuned to fast movement in every direction.

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Engineers have designed an autonomous underwater vehicle to search for sunken treasure off the Florida Coast. (Stephen Wood/Florida Institute of Technology)

This Week's Podcast

January 9, 2017

ENCORE PRESENTATION: OCEAN SCIENCE IN THE 21st CENTURY - Old warships become new habitats. An ocean quadcopter gives researchers a sky-high view of the stormy North Atlantic. And, autonomous underwater vehicles that search for sunken treasure. Also, behind the untimely death of the octopus.

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