February 16, 2012 Health A tiny chip implanted under the skin can dole out dozens of doses of osteoporosis medication right on schedule Katherine Harmon March 15, 2012 Evolution Genetic traces similar to those in vertebrate brains have been found in lowly worms, but not all scientists are convinced that complex brains were already in the works more than 500 million years ago... Katherine Harmon April 5, 2012 Biology The parasite that causes malaria is becoming immune to artemisinin, the most effective drug. Pinpointing the resistance genes could offer a way to beat back the disease Katherine Harmon March 17, 2011 Biology As Japan attempts to cool overheating nuclear fuel with seawater, experts worry that the damaged spent-fuel pools pose the greatest threat Katherine Harmon May 5, 2011 Space & Physics Bring Science Home: Activity 4 Katherine Harmon May 19, 2011 Space & Physics Bring Science Home: Activity 14 Katherine Harmon May 27, 2011 Chemistry Bring Science Home: Activity 20 Katherine Harmon January 7, 2012 Fitness An expert on Lou Gehrig's disease explains what we know about this debilitating condition and how Hawking has beaten the odds Katherine Harmon July 23, 2010 Public Health Some might like it hot, but extreme heat can overpower the human body. An expert from the CDC explains how heat kills and why fans are worthless in the face of truly high temperatures Katherine Harmon May 16, 2011 Space & Physics Bring Science Home: Activity 11 Katherine Harmon April 3, 2020 Public Health Scientists across the globe have been cut off from sites and experimental resources—or stranded abroad Katherine Harmon Courage May 16, 2014 Health Researchers might soon redefine the mysterious condition, while the latest findings point to the role of brain inflammation Katherine Harmon Courage February 23, 2012 Biology The sizes of the earliest equines followed the ancient temperatures through major climate change, adding evidence to a centuries-old evolutionary theory Katherine Harmon October 30, 2009 The Sciences From fungi to flies, some parasitic species have figured out how to control their host's behavior to get what they need. See what happens when bugs go really bad Katherine Harmon November 18, 2015 Health Genome study finds mutations passed on from parents are linked to at least one in 12 cancers in kids Katherine Harmon Courage May 6, 2011 The Sciences Bring Science Home: Activity 5 Katherine Harmon May 26, 2011 Evolution Bring Science Home: Activity 19 Katherine Harmon October 3, 2011 Biology The King of Pop's doctor, Conrad Murray, is on trial for involuntary manslaughter, but could propofol alone have caused MJ's death? Harvard anesthesiologist Beverly Philip explains what gives this drug such lethal potential... Katherine Harmon June 10, 2010 Biology Although unique genetic variations in children with autism are nearly as rare as they are in the general population, comprehensive studies are starting to find patterns in disrupted genes and pathways... Katherine Harmon July 25, 2011 The Sciences Volcanoes have coughed up ancient diamonds from hundreds of kilometers beneath Earth's surface. Their trace impurities provide some priceless information about the first shifts in plate tectonics... Katherine Harmon Support Science Journalism
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