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Weak Sense of Smell

Sign of Imminent Death? Olfaction, the sense of smell, is familiar to most people as one of what we call the “five senses,” a set of sensory systems in the body that help us receive information about the...
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The Social Network?

“A social instinct is implanted in all men by nature,” wrote Aristotle in 350 B.C.E. Aristotle was not the first nor the last to observe this seemingly innate tendency of human beings to form social ties...
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Sharing the Burden

A New Perspective on Sex and Contraceptives In a small, whitewashed room in a two-story mud brick house lie a man and a woman in the throes of romantic passion. In her hand she holds a metal scalpel, while in...
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The Politics of Ebola

What is it all about? From national newspapers to popular magazines to local television broadcasts and everything in between, Ebola has dominated the media over the past month. As the news coverage...