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Can Changing How You Sound Help You Find Your Voice?

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 1:05pm

Women's voices are often criticized, especially at work. We're called "shrill," told we "lack authority." Here's the story of two women who changed their voices in a quest to be heard.

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Secret U.S. Space Plane To Land After 22 Months In Orbit

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 11:20am

There are many theories about what exactly the unmanned X-37B is doing as it circles the Earth on long-duration missions.

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In Hawaii, NASA To Launch 'Fake Mission To Fake Space'

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 3:13pm

Starting Wednesday, six "astronauts" will live in a geodesic dome on a remote volcanic outcrop in an eight-month simulation of a Mars mission. Robert Siegel talks to commander Martha Lenio.

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In Hopes Of Fixing Faulty Genes, One Scientist Starts With The Basics

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 2:20am

Jennifer Doudna used to worry her science wasn't doing anything important. Then some basic research led her team to a discovery that could one day be crucial in healing some genetic diseases.

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What's In A Name? It Could Matter If You're Writing To Your Lawmaker

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 2:19am

To test subtle biases, researchers sent state legislators identical emails about voting requirements. Some emails came from a man with a "Latino" name, and others from an "Anglo" name.

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