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Monthly Archives: February 2016

Two geologists have developed a system for classifying some of the most elusive substances on the planet. Read the rest at The Atlantic

The Zika virus, which is spreading like wildfire throughout the Americas and is linked to a head-shrinking birth defect called microcephaly, is just the latest in a long list of mosquito-transmitted diseases that make the insects the world’s deadliest animal. It is time to launch a global initiative to eradicate them. Read the rest at USA Today.