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  • On 27 April 2011, 211 tornadoes (warnings shown in red) touched down in the southeastern U.S. These deadly and costly multiple-tornado days are becoming more frequent, a new study suggests. | National Weather Service Since 1954, there has been a decrease in the number of days per year in the U.S...
  • With the announcement of the 2014 Nobel Prizes, AAAS counts two more Nobel laureates among its members and Fellows. Several winners have also published key papers in Science , which has made these articles and related news coverage free to the public at its website. On Monday this week, AAAS Fellow...
  • Most of us don't think twice about the smooth skin of an apple, or the soft fur of a pet, but people who have lost limbs often miss these familiar sensations. Researchers now show that it's possible to activate sensory perception in prosthetic hands, in a report appearing in the journal S cience...
  • A cheetah walking in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa/Botswana. The cat uses much of its daily energy budget searching for prey. | Michael G.L. Mills Mid-sized carnivores like cheetahs and pumas spend more energy searching for prey than chasing it, according to two new studies of the...
  • The new neuroprosthetic system allowed mice with spinal cord injuries to walk further without leg fatigue. | Science Translational Medicine /AAAS Researchers have fine-tuned a neuroprosthetic technology that electrically stimulates the spinal cord in rats, and may one day help paralyzed patients...
  • A crowded market in Ibadan, Nigeria, a country in which the population may reach 532 million people by 2100, according to new population projections. | International Institute of Tropical Agriculture/ Flickr The population of Earth is unlikely to stabilize this century, according to a new analysis...
  • This skeletal reconstruction of Spinosaurus shows bones from the Egyptian discoveries by Stromer (orange), the new Moroccan finds (red and yellow), and bones modeled after other spinosaurid species (green and blue). | Tyler Keillor, Lauren Conroy, and Erin Fitzgerald/ Science /AAAS Spinosaurus...
  • STEM educator Greg Crowther | David Aarons The University of Washington’s Biology 220 course serves hundreds of students in a massive lecture-hall setting, but a related science-writing course—enhanced by Science in the Classroom resources—helped a subset of those participants better understand...