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The Science of Quality

When we fill a prescription, we trust that the medicine we’re taking will work as expected. This series explores the science that helps make that trust possible.

September 26, 2018

Pirates Needed Science, Too

On International Talk Like a Pirate Day, here's an eye-patch-witness account of how science helps in all peg-leg walks of life, even piracy

September 19, 2018 — Steve Mirsky

Keeping Dirt Out of Your Drugs

We take for granted the purity of prescription and over-the-counter drugs. But they are not always safe. What stands between us and impure medicines?

August 23, 2018 — Michael Eisenstein

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