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"The technique is the latest—and some say, most impressive—example of gene drive: biasing inheritance to spread a gene rapidly through a population, or even an entire species. At this level of efficiency, a single mosquito equipped with a parasite-blocking gene could in theory spread malaria resistance through an entire breeding population in a single season"

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"a new class of drugs that in animal models dramatically slows the aging process, alleviating symptoms of frailty, improving cardiac function, and extending a healthy lifespan."

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from Hubble

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An exceedingly good text. Not only about marriages (I don't actually even like the concept of marriage at all), but about close relationships in general.

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Wow. "Flight testing incident footage demonstrates strength of new composite helicopter"

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"The consequences of overclaiming the significance of certain theories are profound — the scientific method is at stake. To state that a theory is so good that its existence supplants the need for data and testing in our opinion risks misleading students and the public as to how science should be done and could open the door for pseudoscientists to claim that their ideas meet similar requirements."

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"Jim Nollman — Silent Night (Ahkuhachi And Wolf)" from "Playing Music With Animals: The Interspecies Communication Of Jim Nollman With 300 Turkeys, 12 Wolves, 20 Orca Whales" (Folkways Records, 1982)
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