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Scientific American, July 2013 | [Scientific American]

Scientific American, July 2013

"The Dawn of Distant Skies": Scientists are straining to find signs of extraterrestrial life. "Once Blind and Now They See": Surgery in blind children has revealed how vision works in the brain. "Greenhouse Goo": Mining the tar sands of Alberta for oil could push the earth’s climate over the brink. "When Animals Mourn": Mounting evidence from species as diverse as cats and dolphins indicate that humans are not the only species that grieves over the loss of loved ones.
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In this issue:

"The Dawn of Distant Skies": Scientists are straining to find signs of extraterrestrial life.

"Once Blind and Now They See": Surgery in blind children has revealed how vision works in the brain.

"Greenhouse Goo": Mining the tar sands of Alberta for oil could push the earth’s climate over the brink.

"When Animals Mourn": Mounting evidence from species as diverse as cats and dolphins indicate that humans are not the only species that grieves over the loss of loved ones.

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