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Innovation of the week: A smartphone driver's license

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Smooth.

A brief history of the Zamboni

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The "doctor" will see you now.

How computers will replace your doctor

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There's a better way.

How science can improve interrogation

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Howdy, soldiers (and robo-soldier).

The mechanized future of warfare

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Innovation of the week: The counterfeit catcher

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"People see space as a place where you go and cooperate."

There will never be another space race

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There's no consensus on whether zoos are a blessing or a curse.

The next mass extinction is coming. Can zoos save the world?

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Starfish have been plagued by a disease that disintegrates their beautiful limbs.

8 animal plagues wreaking havoc right now

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New clues to the brains’ inner workings.

A trip into bipolar brains

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Stay calm. 

How to beat a polygraph

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Despite being remembered as "The First Lady of Physics," Chien-Shiung Wu was overlooked in Sweden.

5 great scientists who never won a Nobel Prize

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Well, that's a new look.

The unexpected beauty of carbon nanotubes and graphene

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Innovation of the week: A high-tech carry-on

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Atomic Fireballs

The sugary secrets of candy-making chemistry

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Ready, set, trust!

This scientific study is a con man's dream come true

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Enough with the idolatry.

Tech journalism needs to grow up

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Palestinians and Israelis alike say they are motivated by love.

Love and hate in Israel and Palestine

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Go ahead, pick up a controller.

Why playing video games is good for your brain

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A slippery slope.

5 ways good science goes bad

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Yikes.

The science of fear

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The more you lose, the more casinos win. 

The science behind casino profits

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Innovation of the week: The Sleep Monitor

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Out of this world.

How to grow a microscopic alien garden

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Here's to floating on one wheel.

Beyond the Segway: The bright future of personal transportation

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