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Dr. Janet Rossant, SickKids Research Institute, sits down with CCRM and shares her views on the current trends in regenerative medicine and how the potential for commercialization should factor into research plans.

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The 5 most mysterious photographs taken on Mars - from a strange ball of light shining up from the ground to a humanoid shape that looks impossibly like Bigfoot.

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What formed the gullies that we see on the surface of Mars? Watch NASA scientists try to replicate these features using dry ice on sand dunes.

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Data and how they are represented lie at the heart of academic dishonesty, which usually involves making the results of your research say something they don’t really mean.

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Organic chemist Huw Davies and his colleagues at Emory University have brought together an all-star team to create the Center for Selective C-H Functionalization (CCHF). Their goal is to reinvent how chemicals are made!

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Studying soil drill cores, researchers from Colorado State University are trying to find out more about how microbes in the soil are cycling carbon from the Earth to the atmosphere.

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Science is not a linear process. Using an example from an ocean drilling expedition off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, the International Ocean Discovery Program demonstrates the process of how real science works.

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Scientists are using crowdsourcing techniques to help answer big questions.

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How do you test a spacecraft? Find out how NASA’s newest manned spacecraft, Orion, is being tested on its first flight into space on December 5, 2014.

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