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Scientists use sound to see around corners

Enrique Ramos/Alamy Stock Photo By Matthew HutsonJun. 17, 2019 , 11:00 AM LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA—Spies may soon have another tool to carry out their shadowy…

Ebola makes much-feared jump into Uganda

Despite surveillance efforts like these at the border of the two countries, Ebola has jumped from the Democratic Republic of the Congo to Uganda. Matt…

Medical preprint server debuts

Davide Bonazzi/Salzmanart By Jocelyn KaiserJun. 5, 2019 , 7:00 PM Clinical researchers can now share initial versions of their manuscripts through a free preprint server…

Turmoil at #MeTooSTEM

#MeTooSTEM founder BethAnn McLaughlin is under fire for her management of the organization. Lane Turner/The Boston Globe/Getty Images By Meredith WadmanMay. 31, 2019 , 1:30 PM…

Large cities may create their own clouds

Nick Scott/Alamy Stock Photo By Paul VoosenMay. 28, 2019 , 4:00 PM The Romantic poets may have it right: Life is simply gloomier in the…

Elephant poaching falls dramatically in Africa

Elephants at Tarangire National Park in Tanzania Colin Beale By Erik StokstadMay. 28, 2019 , 11:00 AM Elephant poaching in Africa has dropped significantly from…

Ship spies largest underwater eruption ever

Multibeam sonar waves, reflecting off the sea floor near the French island of Mayotte, reveal the outline of an 800-meter-tall volcano (red) and a rising…