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Scientists Try to Grow Peruvian Potatoes on "Mars"

A South American experiment seeks to find if potatoes could be grown on Mars as a food source for future astronauts. They also hope the data will help them better understand how this staple may be affected by climate change on Earth 

February 2, 2016 — Andrea Small Carmona

Multitasking by Brain Wave

New findings in rats show how we can take in new information while tapping prior knowledge

January 27, 2016 — Andrea Anderson

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