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    Toad Orgies, Underwater AC, and Other Stories From the Storm

    Most creatures flee storms, but some thrive because of them.

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    When Good Waves Go Rogue

    Even in calm seas, waves can become monsters.

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    Fish School Us on Wind Power

    Record-efficiency turbine farms are being inspired by sealife.

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    Do We Have the Big Bang Theory All Wrong?

    One physicist’s radical reinterpretation of the cosmic microwave background.

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    NASA Is Going to Dip This Cup Into the Sun’s Corona

    A 2018 mission will send a probe to within 4 million miles of the sun.

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    Are You Resilient?

    Take this quiz and learn the keys to bouncing back.

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    If Trauma Victims Forget, What Is Lost to Society?

    A pill to dampen memories stirs hope and worry.

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    Can You Die From a Broken Heart?

    What happens to our bodies when the bonds of love are breached.

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    Fruits and Vegetables Are Trying to Kill You

    Antioxidant vitamins don’t stress us like plants do—and don’t have their beneficial effect.

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    Your Brain Is On the Brink of Chaos

    Neurological evidence for chaos in the nervous system is growing.