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The Absolute Best Roundup Of 2016 Science Roundups

The discoveries, people, and photos that mattered to science this year.

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2016's Underappreciated Science, Tech, and Health Stories (The Atlantic)

Experiments with Mars clay recipes to 3D-print Martian buildings. The weak recipes cracked, fast-drying in Mars' at…


The Most "Technically Excellent" Science Images Of 2016 (Wellcome Image Awards)

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Here is the hand of a person with Raynaud's disease (right) compared with a healthy hand (left) after being submerged in cold water for two minutes. The thermal imaging shows warmer areas in yellow and red, cooler areas in purple and blue.


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