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Spectacular Cell Images
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Download this free flipbook to reveal a selection of truly stunning cells.

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Stunning Images From Microscopy
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Download this image gallery to see how a variety of techniques have been used to capture stunning images of the world beyond the naked eye.

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4 Spooky Sounding Halloween-inspired Scientific Terms
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Researchers spend their lives in pursuit of a scientific breakthrough. So, when that "eureka" moment finally arrives, of course it is tempting to give that groundbreaking discovery an absurd and memorable name. This list highlights four haunting Halloween-inspired scientific terms.

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Neuroscience at Super-Resolution [Image Gallery]
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A gallery of beautiful images of brain cells at the sub-micron level.

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Exploring 5 Successful Microbial Symbioses
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Our environment is filled with a multitude of microbes, some harmful others not. However, some organisms have taken coexisting a step further and developed relationships, or symbioses, with microbial partners. Here we consider some of the successful symbiotic relationships found in nature.

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Brain Stimulation in Health and Disease
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This list details the current brain stimulation technologies on the market and describes the future direction of these technologies.

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8 Mini-Organs Pushing the Boundaries of Science
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In this list we highlight 8 exciting examples of recently developed “organs in a dish”.

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#AcademicValentines - Our Favorite Love-Related Hashtag
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If Valentines wasn’t for you, Twitter had your back with #AcademicValentines.

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How Would You Describe Your Job to a 5 Year Old?
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We asked you to tell us how you would describe your job to a 5-year-old, here is a selection of our favourites.

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8 Common Water Contaminants and How to Prevent Them
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Here we discuss the 8 main types of water contaminants, and how they can be prevented.

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