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Careful crop selection near airports could reduce bird strikes
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Careful crop selection near airports could reduce bird strikes

Scientists find that soybeans attract fewer flocking birds than wheat or corn.

3-D printing the way to bionic humans
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3-D printing the way to bionic humans

A pressure sensor printed directly on a hand is a step toward a more seamless integration of human and machine, said Michael McAlpine, a materials scientist at the University of Minnesota.

Can't eat wheat? Blame this humble virus
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Can't eat wheat? Blame this humble virus

New research shows that viruses — even relatively benign ones that don’t cause serious symptoms — can lead to later food sensitivities.

Exploring the math in 'Hidden Figures'
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Exploring the math in 'Hidden Figures'

The movie gives a shout-out to Euler's Method — a centuries-old math technique. Did it really help send astronauts into orbit?