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- Letters to the EditorReaders discuss the potential impacts of human-made fliers and muse about the advantages a poker-playing computer program has over human opponents.
- Letters to the EditorReaders discuss the pitfalls of carbon storage, whether a recent movie got Alan Turing's story right and more.
- Letters to the EditorReaders ask about Earth's most abundant mineral and discuss the notoriously unpredictable behavior of pedestrians.
- Letters to the EditorReaders discuss a journal's publishing practices, ask about the human sense of smell and weigh in on their favorite picks from our Top 25 stories of the year.
- Letters to the EditorReaders discuss volcanoes and brain studies involving chocolate, and recommend some science-based options for game night.
- Letters to the EditorReaders discuss oil spills, the dangers of fracking and what teams need to succeed on long space missions.
- Science TickerReprogrammed adult human cells can produce germ cells, precursors of sperm and eggs.
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- Science TickerBumping off the rim of a crater probably saved the robotic comet Philae from a cold, dark death, a new analysis of images suggests.
- Science TickerAir pollution may double a pregnant woman's risk of having a child with autism, a new study suggests.