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Articles by Nick Werle

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have your cake and feel good, too

Food, Mar 18 2010

by Valerie Kim & Nick Werle

When the Indian spice trade picked up in the 16th century in Europe, black pepper was said to be literally worth …

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS CEILING

Arts, Mar 11 2010

by Nick Greene & Nick Werle

Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland (which debuted March 5) takes the director's signature darkness as a lens for Lewis Carroll's famously …

Downhill battle

Sports, Feb 11 2010

by Nick Werle

As the US Ski Team prepares to compete on the snow-starved slopes of British Columbia’s Whistler Mountain, its hopes are pinned …

Onions, Hot Sweet Onions

X, Feb 11 2010

by Nick Werle

I’ve heard people say they don’t like onions. This seems impossible. Onions are an essential ingredient in nearly every savory dish. …

NASA's Space Race Pit Stop

Science, Dec 03 2009

by Nick Werle

Long-time residents of Florida’s northeastern Space Coast, a region that includes the NASA launch pads at Cape Canaveral, can follow the …

­­THE COLDEST, EMPTIEST PLACE IN THE UNIVERSE

Science, Nov 19 2009

by Nick Werle

The Large Hadron Collider is the biggest machine ever built. The particle accelerator is a 17-mile ring that lies inside a …

Zogby Philosophy

Science, Nov 05 2009

by Nick Werle

Surgeons have their scalpels, biologists their microscopes, physicists their particle accelerators. Each tool is a symbol of its discipline forged in …

Nobel Selections

the noblest nerds of 2009

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, Oct 09 2009

by Nick Werle

Physics Were it not for this year’s Nobel laureates in physics, itis safe to say that no college student would find …

Science Roundup

this week in mammalia

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, Oct 09 2009

by Nick Werle

This week, scientists learned who among themwill enter the Swedish Pantheon of Nobel science. But just because the lucky few are …

A little piece of mind

Metro, Apr 16 2009

by Nick Werle

Just after he was diagnosed with AIDS in the spring of 2007, Bobbie Ebert was suffering from a fresh burst of …