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Currents blog - October 2012

A blog covering science news by Inside Science writers and editors

Oct 24 2012 - 11:30am

Links and comments on interesting science news

Oct 17 2012 - 12:00pm

Even if the science in the film is inaccurate, sci-fi can be a valuable teaching tool.

Oct 12 2012 - 3:30pm

Below are a handful of fun and interesting science stories that stood out while our Inside Science team focused on covering the Nobel Prize

Oct 9 2012 - 12:45pm

Today, the Nobel Prize in physics was awarded to French physicist Serge Haroche of the Collège de France and the École Normale Supérieure in Paris and American physicist David J. Wineland of the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Oct 8 2012 - 8:15am

Near midday in Europe, but very early here at Inside Science HQ, the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was awarded to John B.

Oct 5 2012 - 5:15pm

Beginning October 8, Inside Science News Service ( will release the first of several stories as part of extensive Nobel Prize coverage.

Oct 2 2012 - 4:00pm

The MacArthur Foundation announces their 2012 fellows.

Oct 1 2012 - 2:45pm

With season five being the final season of the show "Fringe," I relished my last chance to get the scoop from the guys who have been with the show since the beginning.

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