Jon Hamilton Jon Hamilton is a correspondent for NPR's Science Desk. Currently he focuses on neuroscience, health risks, and extreme weather.
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Rainfall Shortages Threaten Costa Rica Power
Maldives Builds Barriers to Global Warming
Climate Change Fuels Debate over Hurricane Threat
Insurers Try to Calculate Risks of Climate Change
Monkeys Rival College Students' Ability to Estimate
Women Have Backbone for Pregnancy
Autism Study Lends Credence to 'Fever Effect'
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Scientists Develop Life-Extending Compounds
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