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Marie Curie and her X-ray vehicles' contribution to World War I battlefield medicine
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The two men who almost derailed New England's first colonies
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How Sears helped make women, immigrants and people of color feel more like Americans
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Influenza's wild origins in the animals around us
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Why the Christian idea of hell no longer persuades people to care for the poor