David Kestenbaum David Kestenbaum is a science correspondent for NPR. His job allows him to combine his extensive background in physics with his love of broadcast journalism.
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U.S. Drafting Plan for Nuclear Energy Use

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U. of California, Bechtel to Manage Los Alamos Lab

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DuPont Settles EPA Case on Teflon Chemical

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Scientists Work on New Nuclear Warheads

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NASA: Private Firms May Carry Cargo into Space

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Flawed Walls Led to Flooding in New Orleans

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Bioterror Sensors Yield Curious Findings

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Chimps Indifferent to Others' Welfare

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A Tribe Split by Nuclear Waste

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Researchers Making Progress on Anthrax Research

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At $1 a Gallon, Biodiesel a Cheap Alternative to Gas

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Space Community Looks to the Next Lunar Vehicles

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Trio Wins Nobel Prize in Physics for Optics Research

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Laser Work Earns Trio Nobel Prize for Physics

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Flawed Construction Key to Levee Failures

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