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Russian Space Experiment On Gecko Sex Goes Awry

NPR - 9/2/2014 4:31 PM - The Two-Way

A returned space capsule was opened to reveal frozen gecko remains inside, disappointing scientists. On the bright side, the fruit flies that were aboard made it.

The Troubling Implications Of The Celebrity Photo Leak

NPR - 9/2/2014 3:32 PM - Technology

To learn more about the recent celebrity photo hack, Melissa Block speaks with Matthew Green of Johns Hopkins University. They discuss how the photos might have been obtained.

MRAPs And Bayonets: What We Know About The Pentagon's 1033 Program

NPR - 9/2/2014 3:09 PM - U.S.

A database of every item the Pentagon has sent to local, state and federal authorities since 2006 sheds light on the massive scope, and evolution, of the 1033 program.

A Suspected Ebola Patient On The Run In Liberia

NPR - 9/2/2014 2:19 PM - Goats and Soda

A brief video captures the chaos of Ebola in Liberia. A suspected patient, who allegedly fled a treatment center, is pursued by health workers and wrestled into a truck.

Double Mastectomies Don't Increase Cancer Survival Rates

NPR - 9/2/2014 2:14 PM - Shots - Health News

Young women diagnosed with breast cancer are increasingly choosing to have both breasts removed. A big study says that doesn't improve their survival odds any more than does less drastic treatments.

Sounds From The First Day Of School

NPR - 9/2/2014 2:11 PM - NPR Ed

Millions of children are heading back to school, and to mark the traditional start of the school year, we've asked reporters from member stations around the country to bring us the sounds.