Sense Of Touch Can Help Hearing, Study Says

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The Butterflies And Beetles Behind Evolution

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Ants That Count!

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Study: Political Bent Affects How We View Skin Tone

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A close-up composite image of a dust particle. The green patches contain bromine, calcium and/or iron. Courtesy of American Chemical Society hide caption

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The Dirt On Dust

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A team at NASA tests possible maneuvers for the Mars rover Spirit to use to escape the soft soil it has been stuck in since April. NASA/JPL-Caltech hide caption

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NASA Unveils Plan To Unstick A Mars Rover

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A new study suggests that crying infants may be imitating the patterns of the language they heard while in the womb. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Babies May Pick Up Language Cues In Womb

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Why Leaves Really Fall Off Trees

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A Head-Shrinker Studies The Zombie Brain

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Artist concept of the Ares I-X rocket. Courtesy of NASA hide caption

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NASA To Launch World's Tallest Rocket

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In this illustration, new viruses emerge from an infected human throat cell. When you get the flu, viruses turn your cells into tiny virus factories that help spread the disease. Courtesy XVIVO/Zirus hide caption

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This retinal prosthesis has been implanted in the eyes of 32 patients. The device receives wireless data from the camera which it then translates into electronic signals that are sent to the brain, restoring sight. Courtesy Second Sight Medical Products, Inc. hide caption

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Bionic Eye Opens New World Of Sight For Blind

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The study tested classically trained violinists and pianists, and found that their brains were much better adapted to discern subtle pitch and tonal differences in sound. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Say What?! Musicians Hear Better

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Slo-Mo Cricket Chirps Reveal Secret Serenades

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