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The underlying biology of age-related memory glitches — in old mice and old people — is different from what happens with Alzheimer's, recent research suggests. Anthony Bradshaw/iStockphoto.com hide caption

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A Single Protein May Help Explain Memory Loss In Old Age
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A little chilly for camping: Ice-penetrating radar revealed a mega-canyon below the Greenland ice sheet, extending for more than 460 miles. Courtesy of J. Bamber/University of Bristol hide caption

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Another 'Grand Canyon' Discovered Beneath Greenland's Ice
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Rebecca Hall, Finding New Thrills In The Family Business
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Can Streaming Services Make Money?
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Tchavolo Swing The Hot Club of Cowtown
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Syrian President Bashar Assad delivers a speech at an iftar dinner with political and religious figures in Damascus, Syria, on Aug. 4. In Syria, many different religious groups live in an often uneasy mix. While the country is primarily Sunni Arab, the government is run by minority Alawites like Assad — adherents of an offshoot of Shiite Islam. AP/SANA hide caption

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Why Syria Is More Complicated Than Libya
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Lullaby for Lagos Whitefield Brothers & Quantic

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Lady Houdini's Escape Act Breaks Through Not Just Handcuffs
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