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Jim Hall's Chaparral built some of the wildest and most creative race cars ever seen. We visited Hall to see the amazing 2J and witness his first drive in it in 30 years.
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Murderous Manila: On the government-sanctioned killing of suspected drug dealers
One night in December, I was standing in heavy rain, under an umbrella, in a dark Manila alleyway, outside a house known to be a drug den, waiting with “the night shift,” the photographers and reporters on the crime beat, on the off chance of being shown upstairs to the scene of the killings. We knew the story in outline only: four men had been getting ready for a pot-smoking session on the second floor when a masked intruder burst in and shot th...
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These are the first photos of a girl born in Kiev who was made using a mitochondrial replacement technique to get around her mother’s infertility problems
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On this day in 1960, explorers made their first attempt to reach the ocean's deepest, darkest point

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Scientists have made a significant breakthrough in the fight against superbugs. Researchers have developed a molecule that reverses antibiotic resistance in multiple strains of bacteria at once.
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On this day in 1891, Dr. William Coley lost a patient, inspiring him to seek a cure for cancer, with some success
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On July 16, 1962, French geologist Michel Siffre entered a darkened cave where he planned to remain for two months. Tracking the days according to his sleep patterns (one night’s sleep equals one d…
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A Comprehensive Map of American Lynchings: a new visualization of racial violence in the Jim Crow era
This is a good time to remember the nation's troubled history of racialized violence.
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A material created by CSU researchers is repellent to blood and could form the basis for biocompatible surgical implants.
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On this day in 1968, North Korea seized a US ship and held the crew hostage 
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