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Pink Is the New Red

Jan Millsapps, Ph.D. | Posted 07.11.2014 | Science
Jan Millsapps, Ph.D.

The girl who'd thrust her hand high in the air when the red planet was offered up to the group claimed Mars. "Why did you want to be Mars?" I asked her afterwards. I was not prepared for her unabashed reply: "I like pink. It was closest to pink."

PHOTOS: Beautiful Bacteria Pictures

| Christina Agapakis | Posted 03.18.2012 | Science

Bacteria grow by dividing in half, their population doubling in size as fast as every twenty minutes. In a few short hours, a bacterial culture can go...