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Sexy spiders: Venom may be new Viagra

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Humans have been chasing longer and stronger erections for centuries. From ground-up ants and “Spanish flies” to modern drugs, men hope ...
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Conservation and agriculture research suffer as government remains shut down

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No checking email, no writing grants, no submitting manuscripts: furloughed researchers are barred from any scientific conduct while the government ...
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