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People Pick Familiar Foods Over Favorites

A study found that the stronger a subject's memory of a particular food, the more likely they were to choose it again, even over foods they professed to enjoy more 

November 27, 2015 — Erika Beras

Vocal Cords Bioengineered from Starter Cells

Researchers took cells from donated vocal cord tissue and successfully grew them on a three-dimensional scaffold to produce new vocal cords that can produce sound  

November 23, 2015 — Steve Mirsky

Humpback Tails Wanted

Help track the movements of humpback whales between their North Atlantic feeding grounds and their breeding grounds in the Wider Caribbean Region

November 20, 2015 — Larry Greenemeier

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