News from the Field

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81-Year-Old Marathoner Breaks World Record

Ed Whitlock, 81, shattered his age-group's world record on Sunday at the Toronto Marathon, running a 3:30:26, 16 minutes faster than the previous record time. "On finishing I wasn't that fatigued;... Read More

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Study: Testosterone Is 'Truth Serum'

Higher testosterone levels could make men more honest, according to a new study. A group of German researchers gave one group of men a testosterone patch and another a placebo, then had both groups... Read More

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Cities May Be Making Us Crazy

Living in a dense urban environment may be making you crazy. Literally. A new article in Nature hypothesizes that there may be a strong link between the rapid urbanization of the world’s... Read More

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Search Continues for Hikers in Glacier

Rescue teams continued the search for two missing hikers in Montana's Glacier National Park on Monday, where rugged conditions and winter weather were making it difficult to cover the area. Neal... Read More

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100 Tons of Iron Sulfate Dumped in the Pacific

In what is being called the “world’s biggest geoengineering experiment,” an American businessman dumped around 100 tons of iron sulfate into the Pacific Ocean off the Canada coast... Read More