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Viral infections gave Strep bacteria killer genes

National Geographic | 
By examining decades' worth of stored bacteria samples, researchers have determined how a benign organism evolved into a deadly pathogen ...

Old brains may be slow, but still smart

National Geographic | 
Modern memory tests are selling old brains short. It could be that older, wiser heads are so chock full of ...
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