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Why the Brain Is So Noisy

The surprising importance of spontaneous order and noise to how we think.

It’s the End of the Gene As We Know It

We are not nearly as determined by our genes as once thought.

How Alan Turing Deciphered Shark Skin

The universal math behind hair and feathers.

What Defines a Stem Cell?

Our cells have more diverse regenerative capabilities than anyone expected.

Iron Is the New Cholesterol

Elevated iron is at the center of a web of disease stretching from cancer to diabetes.

Are There Bacteria in Your Brain?

A surprising new result catches the attention of the neuroscience community.

Herbicide Is What’s for Dinner

How the biggest farming practice you’ve never heard of is changing your food.