Shankar Vedantam Shankar Vedantam is a science correspondent for NPR.

Fear Of Blowing Big Calls May Affect How Umpires Do Their Jobs

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Is There Really Such A Thing As A 'Trophy Wife'?

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What's In A Name? It Could Matter If You're Writing To Your Lawmaker

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Research May Give Potential Homicide Victims A Heads Up

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Certain English Errors May Decipher Clues To Dying Languages

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Why Some Federal Agencies Panic This Time Of Year

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The Poor Don't Always Benefit From Democracy, Mortality Rates Show

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Economy, Social Isolation May Be Driving Up Suicide Rates In Boomer Men

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Tennis Trend? Many Top Players Are Older Than 30

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Parking Behavior May Reflect Economic Drive

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How Does Winning Math's Fields Medal Affect Productivity?

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How A Co-Worker's Breast Cancer Diagnosis Affects Colleagues

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Are Terminal Illness Decisions Affected By Negative Stereotypes?

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Employers Forced To Judge Job Candidates' Career Trajectory

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