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Last month, What A Year! explored the work
of Dr. Korkut Uygun from the Center for
Engineering in Medicine at Massachusetts
General Hospital and Harvard Medical School,
whose team successfully transplanted rat livers
after storing them for 72 hours—an 800 percent
increase in time over current organ... Read more

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The world is full of people who discover things — big things, little things, mysterious things. While the rest of us eat breakfast or go to class or IM, scientists do science.

Teams of people may work for months or years to advance a piece of knowledge; they depend on the people who came before; they help the people who come later.

What A Year! highlights a breakthrough each month and gives some information about the people behind it. You can learn what's going on in your scientific back yard, and to dig a lot deeper if you want.

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