Joe Palca Joe Palca is a science correspondent for NPR.

A Sea Worm's Surprising Living Arrangement

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Synthetic Prions Cause Brain Disease in Mice

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Reagan's Son Urges More Stem Cell Research

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Space Update: Planetary Exploration

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White House Accused of Manipulating Science

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Red Snapper: Fish Stories

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HIV and AIDS Update

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USDA Seeks to Ramp Up Mad Cow Testing

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Mount Graham Observatory Fire

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Potential Conflicts of Interest at the NIH

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Second Instance of Mad Cow

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Drug May Help Sexual Arousal in Women

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Artificial Enzyme Latest Advance in Designer Proteins

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Sea Slug Gives Clues to How Memory Works

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