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Scientific American, March 2011

Narrated by: Mark Moran
Length: 1 hr and 27 mins
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In this issue:

"The Neuroscience of True Grit": Why most people are able to rebound surprising well from tragedy.

"Diseases in a Dish": A creative use of stem cells may hasten drug development for debilitating diseases.

"Demons, Entropy and the Quest for Absolute Zero": A 19th-century thought experiment has turned into a real technique for reaching ultralow temperatures.

"Dinosaur Death Trap": A team of fossil hunters have unearthed a death scene in the Gobi Desert that revealed new clues as to how dinosaurs lived.

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