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Spermageddon? Diving sperm counts say more about male anxiety than male fertility

Daniel Engber | 
There was something wrong, very wrong, with Israeli testicles. A few years ago, an army major named Hagai Levine began ...
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Viewpoint: Ignoring genetics threatens to make racial discussions ‘more extreme and divisive’

Andrew Sullivan | 
[A controversial op-ed] by David Reich, a professor of genetics at Harvard, [...] carefully advanced the case that there are genetic ...
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What would Whole Foods look like if it were ‘science-based’?

Jenny Splitter | 
[Editor’s note: Jenny Splitter is a writer, storyteller and mother of two.] Whole Foods used to be my idea of ...
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Why so many biotechnology start-ups, like Theranos, fail

Casey Johnston | 
Two years after the $9 billion start-up “unicorn” Theranos crumbled, Silicon Valley still appears to be struggling to learn its ...

Our brains can’t handle lack of explanation for lone-wolf terror attacks

Jesse Singal | 
[I]t would be nice if we could develop some profile of the sorts of people who become lone-wolf attackers...Unfortunately, this ...
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Caster Semenya’s running dominance raises question of sex tests at future Olympics

Jesse Singal | 
[The 2016 Olympics has] provided something of a crash course on the science of sex differences. That’s largely due to ...
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GMO opponents so ‘disgusted’ with GMOs that evidence will never change their minds

Jesse Singal | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. As the psychologists Sydney ...

What’s the best way to address gender dysphoria in young children?

Jesse Singal | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. In 2016, there’s fairly ...
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Is ‘free will’ compatible with neuroscience?

Christian Jarrett | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Back in the 1980s, ...

Despite continuing mainstream popularity, ‘Grain Brain’ author finds little support from medical experts

Alan Levinovitz | 
In recent months, the media has become increasingly impatient with high-profile health advocates who dispense unsubstantiated medical advice. Among the ...
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“Dr. Oz stands up for First Amendment right to promote false health claims”

Margaret Hartman | 
In case you haven't been keeping up with Dr. Mehmet Oz since he won a spot in America's heart by ...