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Michael White

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Holiday Science Read: How Nanobiology Battles Chaos

(17) Comments | Posted December 14, 2012 | 4:24 PM

The great physicist Richard Feynman put it best:

"Things on a very small scale behave like nothing that you have any direct experience about. They do not behave like waves, they do not behave like particles, they do not behave like clouds, or billiard balls, or weights on springs,...
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A Genome-Sized Media Failure

(113) Comments | Posted September 13, 2012 | 5:13 PM

Last week, the large genome sciences consortium ENCODE (ENCyclopedia of DNA Elements) made a big splash by presenting its long-awaited results in a publishing extravaganza. This was a fantastic opportunity for scientists and science journalists to explain to the public some of the exciting and important research findings...

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