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Amina Khan
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I wonder if the scientists who predicted a dramatic el Nino are feeling somewhat vindicated now...

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Why are there so few women in the sciences? The answer may lie in the stereotypes girls absorb by age 6. 

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Elephant poaching is back with a vengeance in Africa, according to a new study of confiscated ivory...

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Who doesn't want a squishable robot bug? NO ONE, that's who.

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The California astronomer who 'killed' Pluto now says there really is a ninth planet in our solar system. And it's ten times the mass of Earth. #PlanetNine  

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Well, this paper totally upended what I thought I knew about swimming. #bioinspiration  

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So a  7-foot-tall Chinese tourist walks into a Latino personal injury lawyer's office in Monterey Park, and a #boxing partnership is born. Things were going so well for #Taishan and George Gallegos -- until the relationship took a turn.  Fascinating read by +Frank Shyong. #onlyinLA  

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Dating can be scary enough for young people, but it can be even more nerve-wracking for people with #autism. For this story, I wrote about a class on the UCLA campus helps young adults navigate the perilous waters of social interaction.

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It's not every day I get to quote poetry in a story about physics. #NobelPrize #neutrinos  

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Turns out there's a global ocean on Enceladus! What, if anything, does it mean for chances of life on this icy moon?
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