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Sex in the brain: A fruitless hunt?

For years, scientists have hunted for male and female differences in how the brain is wired for sexual responses. Has nature revealed how differences can arise?<p>There are few scientific topics more guaranteed to get people chattering – and arguing – than claims about the different wiring of male and …

Behavior

Richard Dawkins: Obama is a secret atheist

While he didn’t share <i>Real Time</i> host Bill Maher’s thought that Pope Francis is secretly an atheist, biologist and staunch atheist Richard Dawkins …

Amazing Images: The Best Science Photos of the Week

Each week we find the most interesting and informative articles we can and along the way we uncover amazing and cool images. Here you'll discover 10 …

Icelandic Fin Whale Hunt Resumes, Stirs Debate

Icelandic whalers angered environmentalists around the world this month by resuming their hunt for the endangered fin whale — the second largest …

Japan Blocks Huge US Wheat Import After Genetically Modified Crop Discovery

Tokyo's move came as the European Union told its member states to test imports from the area, saying any genetically modified wheat would not be sold to consumers.<p>Japan's farm ministry on Thursday cancelled a bid for 25,000 tonnes of Western White, a soft white wheat produced in the Pacific …

Clairy Browne's Rock 'N' Soul Bus Rolls To The U.S.

Clairy Browne & the Bangin' Rackettes are an Australian band whose sound is a little bit of soul fused with blues, doo-wop, jazz and R&B. That musical diet, rich in harmony, is the same one lead singer Clairy Browne grew up on.<p>"My dad had a band in South Africa in the '60s called Browne, and so he …

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

Jimi Hendrix Experience<p>Reprise 1967<p>Every idea we have of the guitarist as groundbreaking individual artist comes from this record. It's what Britain …

Guitar

Spotted: 1st Evidence of Leopard Eating Chimp

Only rarely have people seen what happens when chimpanzees and leopards come into close quarters in the wilds of Africa. On these occasions, …

Chimpanzees

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Disease Outbreaks: Is China Becoming More Transparent?

Beijing has improved its handling of public health crises, but a commitment to openness remains elusive.<p>Elizabeth Dalziel/AP<p>Yesterday, I testified before the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) at the "Food and Drug Safety, Public Health, and the Environment in China" hearing. My …

Medical marijuana users can drive drugged, rule Michigan courts

In Michigan, you can smoke marijuana and still drive a car. That's what the Michigan Supreme Court ruled this Tuesday, albeit on a technicality. Though Michigan has a zero-tolerance policy for driving "under the influence" of marijuana, it also has a law on the books that exempts <i>medical</i> marijuana …