More than 100 years ago, Golgi staining on nerve cells opened the gates to modern neuroscience. Scientists recently developed the Technicolor version of Golgi staining, Brainbow, allowing more detailed reconstructions of brain circuits. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Somewhere Over The Brainbow: The Journey To Map the Human Brain

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Studying Rocks Found On Earth For Clues About Space

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Gripping Science Tales Need Not Be Science Fiction

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How Cosmic Collisions Have Shaped Our Solar System

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The Secret Life Of the Sonoran Desert

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EPA Proposes New Rule To Clean Up Gasoline And Reduce Smog

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'Biotech Rider' In Budget Angers Opponents Of Genetically-Modified Crops

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A worker stands on top of a storage bin on July 27, 2011, at a drilling operation in Claysville, Pa. The dust is from powder mixed with water for hydraulic fracturing. Keith Srakocic/AP hide caption

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Sand From Fracking Could Pose Lung Disease Risk To Workers

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A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds no link between the number of vaccinations a young child receives and the risk of developing autism spectrum disorders. Jeff J. Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption

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Number Of Early Childhood Vaccines Not Linked To Autism

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Tiny DNA Switches Aim To Revolutionize 'Cellular' Computing

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Steven Pinker says our perception of how violent we are as a species is skewed. Robert Leslie/TED hide caption

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Is The World A Less Violent Place?

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Leslie Morgan Steiner shares her story of domestic abuse at TEDxRainier. TED hide caption

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Why Don't Domestic Violence Victims Leave?

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Jim Fallon's work analyzing the brains of psychopaths lead to a surprising personal discovery. Michael Brands/TED / Michael Brands hide caption

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What Does The Mind Of A Killer Look Like?

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