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The deadly Ebola outbreak in west Africa highlights the urgent need for a vaccine, and researchers say one may be available in a few years
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A bill making its way through the House Science, Space and Technology Committee would set the country’s science agenda by favoring certain disciplines
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Charles Liu, astrophysicist at the American Museum of Natural History, answers questions submitted to our YouTube Space Lab Channel