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New research reveals insights into 50-year-old escape attempt.
Physicist Kip Thorne addresses critiques of movie's plot elements.
Game theory provides a clue.
Spiders use moths' sense of smell against them.
Ballot length could also affect lines at polls.
"Noseleaves" may significantly enhance some bat species' echolocation abilities.
Discoveries led to development of something even better than microscopes. Nanoscopes.
Winner Nakamura, speaking in 2006, said that "you need a very, very brave heart" to follow a research angle others dismiss.
An interactive look at the Science Nobel Prizes.