Table of Contents March 2008

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FEATURES

The labs, desks, and chalkboards where Einstein brought his insights into the world.
Einstein ended science's devotion to experience; it may now be time to come back.
For the offspring of a science deity, the legacy is more burden than blessing.
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Rogue genetic snippets spread antibiotic resistance all over the environment.
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He made science cool, turned bad hair good—and there's that tongue photo.
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Six iconoclasts who could revolutionize physics—again.
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"Obviously humans are evolution’s greatest mistake," says the conservationist.

DATA

Analysis of facial features can reveal genetic disorders.
Some rock acts as a natural stopper to buried carbon dioxide.
“We are going to have another pandemic. It will occur.”
The James Watson affair has this writer wondering: Who are the real racists out there
Some of the most far-out sci-fi is eminently do-able.
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He thought black holes and quantum mechanics were too weird to be true.
Between YouTube videos, your processor can search for a cure for AIDS.
15 million volts per meter? Ay, carumba.
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Hi-res, hi-tech imaging can peer inside meteorites, cavemen, and cell phones.
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He begat the project but was then shut out for being a perceived security risk.
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In death, he mastered the science of making money.
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