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The Brain Diet
A brain-building diet menu
Brain-Machine Beta Testing
Devices that harness brain or nerve impulses to help patients see, hear, move, and communicate are already available -- though for now they remain relatively primitive.
A Tragic Mix of Oil and Water
How faulty plumbing sank the world's largest oil platform.
Wrangling Gators in the Glades
The Everglades are on the cusp of the largest ecological restoration in history. We head out to survey the key to its success.
How a Fuel Cell Works
What takes place inside a fuel cell is electrolysis in reverse
The Company Geek
The Great White Homing Device
Reader Nicole Thayer of Miami asks: How do scientists track great whites?
Hollywood genetically engineers some boffo box office
The Great Divide
A major foreign breakthrough highlights the limits placed on U.S. stem-cell researchers
The New Space Race
Space power politics shift as China, long a wannabe, successfully launches a human being into orbit.