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Counting decapitated sperm and other time-consuming science tasks
Are we done yet?
Horseshoe crab blood is rare but crucial for medicine, so this scientist came up with a solution
The rarest blood is blue.
That groundbreaking photo of a black hole has raised some mighty big questions
“Nature is providing us with a sandbox.”
There’s a lot we can learn from ancient excrement
Sometimes, the poop finds you.
Save the world by saving your plants’ seeds
Keeping seeds year-to-year helps plants remain resistant to diseases and pests.
We’re running out of helium
This lab is trying to stop it.
Leather doesn’t have to come from animals
We're making new textiles from yeast.
How Austin, Texas, turns its sewage into soil
The journey from stool to sod.
Beyond the Beaker: 3M scientists tell their stories
Over the 26 years, this scientist averaged five patents a year.
This woman counted literal baby steps, and they walk farther than you’d think
They may be slow, but they cover entire football fields if left to their own devices.