Entrepreneurs are extending the Internet to everyday appliances
Increased concern for animals, among scientists as well as the public, is changing the ways in which animals are used for research and safety testing
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New ways to fend off antibiotic-resistant pathogens
A budget squeeze and space station woes threaten solar system exploration
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An international conference dares to ask, 'Is it time for the world to slow down?'
States and terrorists alike have shown a growing interest in germ warfare. More stringent arms-control efforts are needed to discourage attacks
Can the Web become a smart partner in scientific research?
An unusual concentration of science fact graces the silver screen
A new service raises the question: How much is too much?
Researchers nudge closer to the goal of quantum computing
A cyberspace Renaissance man reveals his current thoughts on the World Wide Web, virtual reality, and other silicon dreams