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Weight-Loss Drug Wins U.S. Approval

The obesity treatment shows promise for patients with diabetes despite concerns that it could cause heart complications

July 2, 2012 — Brendan Borrell and Nature magazine

How the Brain Views Race

Research on the link between implicit race preference and brain activity could be used to prevent unintended consequences of race bias

June 26, 2012 — Mo Costandi and Nature magazine

Triple-Bond: Boron Joins Elite Chemical Club

Boron joins carbon and nitrogen as one of the few elements in the periodic table known to form stable compounds featuring triple bonds. The compound could be useful in organic electronic materials

June 15, 2012 — James Mitchell Crow and Nature magazine

Human-Eye Precursor Grown from Stem Cell

The achievement, with an "optic cup" that contains multiple layers of photoreceptors, raises hopes for repairs of damaged eyes in the clinic

June 15, 2012 — David Cyranoski and Nature magazine
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Beyond XX and XY

Biology. Identity. Equality.