Marc Kaufman
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A microscopic ‘zoo’ is found deep, deep underground

A microscopic ‘zoo’ is found deep, deep underground

Life unexpectedly flourishes in the dark and heat of Earth. Might the same be true on Mars?

How Nazi scientists and their wind tunnels ended up in D.C.’s suburbs

How Nazi scientists and their wind tunnels ended up in D.C.’s suburbs

A spectacular sculpture leads to an untold history in weaponry at the site of the new FDA campus.

Death by acoustics

Death by acoustics

In “War of the Whales,” Joshua Horwitz describes fatal encounters between whales and sonar.

The Mars rover faces down a mundane problem: Its tires

The Mars rover faces down a mundane problem: Its tires

As it moves toward Mount Sharp — Mars’s “promised land” — Curiosity overcomes technical problems.