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Undergraduate students awarded NSF Research Fellowships

Five Carnegie Mellon seniors received the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, which will fund them for three years of graduate studies.

Findings: Phobos — a closer look

Learn about Phobos, Mars’ small, but rather unfortunate, moon.

How Things Work: Dreams

Dreams can act as therapy by allowing the dreamer to enact suppressed desires.

Health Talk: Face blindness

Prosopagnosia or face blindness can prevent a person from recognizing even commonly seen faces.


Recent studies show that heavy drinking may lead to an earlier onset of Alzheimer’s disease.

SciTech Briefs

Charles Darwin’s papers, including the first draft of The Origin of Species, can now be viewed online.

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