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Rhythmic brain circuits built from stem cells

The TV commercial is nearly 20 years old but I remember it vividly: a couple is driving down a street when they suddenly realize the music on their tape deck is in sync with the repetitive activity on the street. 499 more words

Stem Cell Research

The World in Your Belly Button

In Dr. Seuss’s literary classic, “Horton Hears a Who,” an elephant discovers an entire society of tiny people living on a small flower.

In the last 30 years, there’s been an explosion of interest in something nearly as fantastical as a Dr. 881 more words