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Ernst Mayr was the leading evolutionary biologist of the 20th century.
Safer genetic therapy and an imaging technique for monitoring the development of Alzheimer's disease
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U.S. Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) and the governor of Illinois have come out swinging against 'violent' video games. And, once again, retailers, developers, and even some lawmakers are fighting back.
Researchers are making progress in using a natural material to repair damaged body parts.
A breakthrough in betavoltaics could mean a 10-year battery life for sensors and medical implants.
An older technology re-envisioned could lower the cost of drug R&D -- and make it more humane.