If lifestyle, not genetics, is shrinking human jaws, perhaps the answer isn't orthodontics, but better "oral posture." Here's what that involves.
Aug. 6, 2020 • ~10 min
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Cultural differences may explain why some people resist masks more than others. Here's how smiley North Americans can learn to adapt.
July 1, 2020 • ~7 min
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Our cooked, meaty diets and lack of fur appear to have made human saliva quite different from that of close relatives like gorillas.
Oct. 17, 2019 • ~6 min
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For the first time, Harvard researchers have captured images of individual viruses forming, offering a real-time view into the kinetics of viral assembly.
Oct. 2, 2019 • ~5 min
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A guide to the arts in the Boston area for the chilly (and the warmer) months ahead.
Jan. 22, 2019 • ~10 min
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