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Scientists found that some early commercial lithium batteries held up pretty well after about 35 years in storage.

Catherine Meyers, Editor

Sponges, one of the most ancient animal lineages, can maintain normal gene activity even as oxygen levels drop.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

The rechargeable, lightweight batteries revolutionized the way we power a host of devices.

Catherine Meyers, Editor

Several exoplanets were found before the 1995 discovery that netted Mayor and Didier this year’s physics Nobel. Why weren’t the others honored?

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

The new laureates discovered the first planet orbiting a solar-type star and improved our understanding of how the universe evolved.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Oxygen-sensing genes allow cells to adapt when oxygen levels drop.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Beginning early Monday morning, Inside Science will cover the three most anticipated science prizes of the year.

Chris Gorski, Editor

These significant advancements could win the Nobel Prizes in physiology or medicine, physics, and chemistry.

Inside Science Staff

We have combined the faces of more than 500 Nobel laureates to visualize the average winner of the Nobel Prizes in physiology or medicine, physics, and chemistry.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

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