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Younger Women Have Rising Rate Of Advanced Breast Cancer, Study Says

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Is The Human Hand Our Best Technology?

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Are Droids Taking Our Jobs?

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Will Man's Best Friend Be A Robot?

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Are We Plugged-In, Connected, But Alone?

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To Spot Kids Who Will Overcome Poverty, Look At Babies

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The Science Of Being 'Top Dog'

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Pediatricians Urged To Treat Ear Infections More Cautiously

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The SciFri Book Club Visits "Gorillas in the Mist"

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Ask A Dentist: Facts To Sink Your Teeth Into

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How Wood Smoke is Dirtying Alaska's Air

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Russia Meteor Renews Focus on Asteroid Threats

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