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Articles from Science News (December 23, 2006)

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Aging lessons: training gives elderly practical assistance. Bower, B. 553
Ahead of the curve: novel morphing wing may reduce aircraft's fuel use. Weiss, P. 520
AIDS avoidance: more studies find that circumcision deters HIV. Seppa, N. 497
Craft reveals Martian site of ancient water. Cowen, R. 130
Crafty geometry: mathematicians are knitting and crocheting to visualize complex surfaces. Klarreich, Erica 2386
Decoding a protein to fend off sepsis. Brief article 293
Drug takes a shot at leukemia cells. 174
European chemical legislation adopted. 230
Experimental clot inhibitors match conventional drugs. 328
Irony on high: global warming cools, thins upper atmosphere. Perkins, S. 495
Mammals started flying when birds did. 253
No-dad dragons: Komodos reproduce without males. Milius, S. 555
Not so silent: mutation alters protein but not its components. Brownlee, C. 455
Playing dead is a lively topic. Butler, Marshall Letter to the editor 215
Postcards From Mars: The First Photographer on the Red Planet. 158
Restricting calories keeps immune system young. 265
Rocking the house: seismic tests of a life-size, wood home. Perkins, Sid 2257
Safer than we think. Trewavas, Anthony Letter to the editor 113
Science news of the year. Miller, Julie Ann 8585
Shape shifter shifts twice. 275
Signs of recent water on Mars. 313
Size Matters: How Height Affects the Health, Happiness, and Success of Boys--and the Men They Become. 183
The big picture: Cassini spies Titan's tall mountains. Cowen, R. 250
The End Of The Line: How Overfishing Is Changing the World and What We Eat. 190
The Periodic Table: Its Story and Its Significance. 139
The Science of Orgasm. 129
Transplant reaction reversed in patients. 204
What a flake: computers get the hang of ice-crystal growth. Weiss, Peter 1861

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