Healthy horrors: the benefits of parasites

Matt Kaplan investigates the horrors that dwell within us – should we be changing our ...

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Biology, General science, Health

Structural colour: peacocks, Romans and Robert Hooke

For thousands of years, nature has produced brilliant visual effects. What is the ...

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Doping in the modern age

How science is trying to keep up with the cheats

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Science miscellany

Glaciers on Mars: looking for the ice

One of the scientists’ main interests in Mars research is water. Is there water on Mars?

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Astronomy / space, Earth science, Physics