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The iconic 125-year-old Lick Observatory on Mount Hamilton near San Jose, California, is facing the threat of closure...
Recent results from the Curiosity Mars rover have helped scientists formulate a plan for the next phase of its mission...
A new, remarkably powerful drug that cripples the hepatitis C virus (HCV) came to market last week, but it sells for $...
In pretoothbrush populations, gumlines would often be marred by a thick, visible crust of calcium phosphate, food...
Evolutionary biologists have long studied how the Mexican tetra, a drab fish that lives in rivers and creeks but has...
Victorian astronomers spent countless hours laboriously charting the positions of stars in the sky. Such sky mapping,...
In an ambitious project to study 1000 years of sickness and health, researchers are excavating the graveyard of the now...
Stefan Behnisch has won awards for designing science labs and other buildings that are smart, sustainable, and...
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Eli Kintisch's book Hack the Planet, published in April, 2010, was given a starred review by Publisher's Weekly, which called it a "fascinating wake-up call...engaged but balanced."
He covers policy news for Science with an emphasis on climate and energy research. Since joining Science in 2005 he has covered patent policy, science budgets, cabinet officials and the politicization of science. His scoops include breaking the story of President Barack Obama's science adviser, John Holdren, before he was named.
Eli's work has appeared in The Washington Post, Slate, Discover, MIT Technology Review, The Daily Beast was a 2009 Kavli fellow and he has delivered talks at Columbia University, the National Center for Atmospheric Research, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and other institutions.
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