Robert Young

Nov. 01, 2013

Hurricane Sandy Recovery, One Year Later

A year after Hurricane Sandy, differing visions for the coastline of tomorrow.

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Jan. 25, 2013

Shoring Up the Nation's Crumbling Coastlines

Can beaches be rebuilt to face fiercer storms and rising seas? Is there even enough sand to do it?

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Medical Oddities from the Bowels of the Mütter

\t"Disturbingly informative," is how museum director Robert Hicks describes Philadelphia's Mütter Museum--items of interest include a gangrenous hand, wax models of extinct diseases, deformed bones and body parts. Now imagine what's in the basement. Science Friday got a behind-the-scenes tour.

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