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      Planetary Paparazzi: 10 Vital Views of Earth [Slide Show]

      DEADLY HEAT WAVE

      During the height of a deadly heat wave on August 4, 2003, Europe emitted as much heat as the Sahara Desert in northern Africa did. This image is from Terra's Clouds and the Earth's Radiant Energy System (CERES) sensor, which takes stock of the quantity of solar energy the planet's atmosphere and surface absorbs as well as how much infrared and heat energy it radiates back into space...
      March 1, 2010Health

      What Causes Chest Pain When Feelings are Hurt?

      Robert Emery and Jim Coan, professors of psychology at the University of Virginia, reply
      March 1, 2016Mind & Brain

      Q&A with Technology Policy Expert Jamie Holmes

      His new book, Nonsense, celebrates the upside of uncertainty
      July 7, 2008The Sciences

      Recognizing Patterns: Ciamac Moallemi

      A 1991 Westinghouse finalist realizes after a stint in finance that he would rather follow in his parents' academic footsteps
      November 1, 2010Mind & Brain

      Calendar: MIND events in November and December

      Museum exhibits, conferences and events relating to the brain
      May 1, 2015Mind & Brain

      3 Books Explore How to Make Smart Choices

      Books and recommendations from Scientific American MIND
      July 1, 2011Mind & Brain

      Calendar: MIND events in July and August

      Museum exhibits, conferences and events relating to the brain
      March 1, 2012Mind & Brain

      Smells Like Old Times

      Our sense of smell sways our memories and thoughts
      July 1, 2014Mind & Brain

      Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence

      January 1, 2015Mind & Brain

      Book Review: Brain Drain

      Books and recommendations from Scientific American MIND
      January 1, 2017Neuroscience

      From the Magic of Exercise to the Mind of an Octopus

      A look inside the January/February issue of Scientific American Mind 
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