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Scientists have finally visualized the endoplasmic reticulum, and it looks a place where we'd forget where we left our cars.
You're not born to rock unless you can do it from the center of a choking cloud of demolition dust.
The results of a study of 82 million tweets from 1,300 counties.
A Singapore nightclub developed a high-tech method of preventing drunk driving, and apparently it works.
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A new Department of Energy mapping tool reveals that climate change has already contributed to blackouts and raised utility bills for many Americans.
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Locals who watched the Tuesday morning demolition of a oil-burning plant mourned the loss of its fetching, candy-cane-striped smokestacks.