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- While We Sleep, Our Mind Goes on an Amazing Journey by Michael Finkel at National Geographic
- Podcast of the week: Creating God by Shankar Vedantam, Rhaina Cohen, Parth Shah, Jennifer Schmidt, Thomas Lu, Laura Kwerel, Adhiti Bandlamudi. and Tara Boyle at Hidden Brain
- Ten new moons—including one ‘oddball’—discovered around Jupiter by Paul Voosen at Science
- Forget Alien Megastructures, New Observations Explain Tabby’s Star With Dust Alone by Ethan Siegel at Starts With A Bang
- Star’s dimming and brightening may indicate it’s eating a planet by John Timmer at Ars Technica
- First snake found in amber is a baby from the age of the dinosaurs by Michael Le Page at New Scientist
- No need for slime panic: it’s not going to poison anyone by Kat Day at The Chronicle Flask
- Can CRISPR be dangerous in gene therapy? by Mike at QulMind
- Can mowing less promote a suburban bee utopia? by Kari St. Laurent at Envirobites
- The Endangered Species Act is Itself Endangered by Charise Johnson at Union of Concerned Scientists
- In the Columbia–Snake River Basin, Salmon Are Losing Their Way by Jodi Helmer at NRDC
- Lava Boat Bombed by Kilauea and Other Volcanic News by Dana Hunter at Rosetta Stones
Check back next week for more great picks!