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Freshwater Mussels Are Dying And No One Knows Why

A recently dead pheasantshell mussel is rotting in its shell. Snails, crawfish and other river inhabitants will eat the flesh. “Nothing goes to waste,” says Virginia biologist Tim Lane. Nathan Rott/NPR hide caption toggle caption Nathan Rott/NPR A recently dead pheasantshell mussel is rotting in its shell. Snails, crawfish and other river inhabitants will eat […]

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Harvard Professor’s Arrest Raises Questions About Scientific Openness

Harvard University professor Charles Lieber is surrounded by reporters as he leaves the Moakley Federal Courthouse in Boston, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption toggle caption Charles Krupa/AP Harvard University professor Charles Lieber is surrounded by reporters as he leaves the Moakley Federal Courthouse in Boston, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020. Charles Krupa/AP Until […]

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