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Jan. 21, 2011

Assessing The Health Of The Gulf, Post-Spill

Ira Flatow and guests discuss the oil spill's impact on wetlands, wildlife and human health.

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Aug. 20, 2010

Science in the Gulf

Are researchers being shut out of gathering valuable data in the wake of the Gulf oil disaster?

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\tIn 2011, comet Lovejoy traveled through the sun’s corona and lived to tell the tale. But its tail was the most telling. Reporting in the journal Science, Cooper Downs, an astrophysicist at Predictive Science Inc. in San Diego, Calif., says that the wiggly path of the comet’s tail helps explain the sun’s magnetic field. \t 

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