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Stories by John Horgan

From the Ashes

From the Ashes

Will the Gulf War boost the fortunes of Star Wars?

June 1, 1991 — John Horgan
Up in Flames

Up in Flames

Kuwait's burning oil wells are a sad test of theories

May 1, 1991 — John Horgan
History Lessons

History Lessons

Warfare analysts offer some disturbing-and hopeful-news

April 1, 1991 — John Horgan
Death with Dignity

Death with Dignity

The Dutch explore the limits of a patient's right to die

March 1, 1991 — John Horgan
Postal Mortem

Postal Mortem

Drug test results may point to racial discrimination

February 1, 1991 — John Horgan
In the Beginning…

In the Beginning…

Scientists are having a hard time agreeing on when, where and—most important—how life first emerged on the earth

February 1, 1991 — John Horgan
Going to Pot

Going to Pot

A grassroots movement touts hemp's environmental virtues

December 1, 1990 — John Horgan
Double Trouble

Double Trouble

When identical twins are not identical

December 1, 1990 — John Horgan
Measuring Eternity

Measuring Eternity

New observations favor a younger age for the cosmos

December 1, 1990 — John Horgan
Stinging Criticism

Stinging Criticism

A "controversy" over bees' dance language resurfaces

November 1, 1990 — John Horgan
Unsolved Mysteries

Unsolved Mysteries

New data suggest a solution to the solar-neutrino problem

August 1, 1990 — John Horgan
Bufo Abuse

Bufo Abuse

A toxic toad gets licked, boiled, teed up and tanned

August 1, 1990 — John Horgan
The Death Penalty

The Death Penalty

Most Americans favor it, but what purpose does it serve?

July 1, 1990 — John Horgan
Death Watch

Death Watch

Updates on four dubious but enduring theories

June 1, 1990 — John Horgan
Stories by John Horgan

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