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Science News Explores offers explainers on many topics, from areas of the brain to the greenhouse effect to plate tectonics. Each is designed to help readers dive a little deeper into the concepts that underlie the science and research we cover. The list below is a selection of some of the most popular explainers on our site. You can find the full list in our explainers collection. And if you can’t find what you’re looking for, or have an idea for a new explainer, reach out to us at email@example.com.
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