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Super high-pressure experiments take science to extremes.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Researchers find that hot ash, lava, boulders and gas can rush from a volcano at high speeds on a cushion of air.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

In dolphins, the clitoris is located at the entrance to the vagina where it is sure to be rubbed during penetrative sex.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Whether they respond when called is another matter.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Person standing by a barbed wire fence with their back to the camera is pointing a green laser at an airplane in flight.

New proof of concept could guard against the disorienting effects of laser pointers invading the cockpit.

Chris Gorski, Editor

A special type of spectroscopy helped doctors differentiate between tumors in mice that responded to radiation therapy and those that resisted it.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

Some male animals may evolve weak immune responses so they can give their mates diseases.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

Spring has sprung: Interstellar edition.

Abigail Malate, Staff Illustrator

Repercussions of human pressure ripple from the edges to the center of an enormous protected area.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer