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How the polar vortex produced rapid evolution in lizards
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Improved surgical techniques enhance prosthetic function.
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The pioneering chemist of bio-compatible transistors and other nanoscale wonders receives Harvard’s highest faculty honor.
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Berkman Klein researchers find censorship of Wikipedia is declining.
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Harvard researchers review how gut bacteria can transform ingested compounds.