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    How the sewage plant in our nation’s capital spins human poop into fertilizer gold.

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    The author on writing her new book, “The Other Dark Matter.”

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    How the Coronavirus Stays One Step Ahead of Us

    As long as there are vulnerable populations, a virus will evolve. That’s nature.

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    Experiments once considered crazy are now helping scientists attack tumors.

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    How to protect yourself from the din that surrounds you.

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    Nature’s Antifreeze

    Fish that thrive in icy waters provide a key to preserving human cells.

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    How to Outwit Evolution

    We can defeat superbugs by staying one step ahead of them.

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    Here’s the Right Story for Vaccine Holdouts

    Two public health experts explain how to cut through the noise about COVID-19 vaccines.

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    To beat our worst enemy, we must first let it grow.

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    How to Conquer COVID-19 Amid a Confederacy of Dunces

    Science can’t be democratic, says an outspoken virologist.