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Month: December 2017

December 29, 2017 Plants of the Americas - A comprehensive inventory maps the plants of the Americas.
December 28, 2017 Deafness Gene Therapy - Targeted gene therapy may lead to a treatment for progressive deafness.
December 27, 2017 No Bite Mosquitoes - Understanding the genes behind mosquitoes’ biting behavior.
December 26, 2017 Robot Movement - Learning about how the human body moves from anatomically accurate humanoid robots.
December 25, 2017 Hibernation Adaptation - Some rodents have an impaired ability to sense the cold, allowing them to hibernate in winter.
December 22, 2017 Holiday Pet Threats - The holidays may pose a surprising danger for your pet.
December 21, 2017 College Racial Health Gap - A college education can leave some students with a health debt.
December 20, 2017 Drone Forensics - Using drones to prosecute decades-old war crimes in Guatemala.
December 19, 2017 Yogurt Fuel - The byproducts of Greek yogurt could be turned into jet fuel.
December 18, 2017 Right Ear Advantage - The right ear listens and comprehends slightly better than the left.
December 15, 2017 Cold Noses - A listener asks: Why does your nose run when it’s cold outside?
December 14, 2017 Pollution and Teen Behavior - Fine soot particles may contribute to juvenile delinquency.
December 13, 2017 Dolphin Click Algorithms - Machine learning algorithms like those used by social media companies can classify dolphin echolocation clicks.
December 12, 2017 Pterosaur Eggs - A new fossil find in China sheds light on how pterosaurs reproduced.
December 11, 2017 No Cut Gene Editing - A new form of gene therapy could correct genetic disorders with less risk.
December 8, 2017 Narwhal Great Escape - These mysterious single-tusked denizens of the Arctic have a paradoxical response to danger.
December 7, 2017 24-Hour Colds - Why you sometimes feel a cold coming on, only to have the symptoms disappear the very next day.
December 6, 2017 Space Music - Turning the Voyager spacecraft particle detector into a musical instrument.
December 5, 2017 Nano-Distilling Seawater - Turning saltwater to drinking water with sunlight.
December 4, 2017 Nucleic Acid Dipstick - Scientists develop a device that can purify genetic material from any organism right in the field.
December 1, 2017 Snow White - A listener asks: What makes snow white?