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This scanning electron micrograph shows specially engineered nanoparticles that are used to deliver drugs into tissues. If designed with a special surface coating, such drug carriers can home in on particular cells to help stop bleeding and heal injuries.

This scanning electron micrograph shows specially engineered nanoparticles that are used to deliver drugs into tissues. If designed with a special surface coating, such drug carriers can home in on particular cells to help stop bleeding and heal injuries.

Human tooth marks and pounding damage (in boxed area) on a 14,700-year-old human leg bone found in a British cave. The marks suggest that the person’s body was cannibalized as part of a ritual, researchers say.

This 14,700-year-old human leg bone was found in a British cave. Human tooth marks and pounding damage (in boxed area) suggest that the person’s body had been cannibalized as part of a ritual.

Some of the central pyramids of ancient Caracol in Belize. Laser mapping showed that at its peak, this Mayan metropolis sprawled over an area the size of present-day Washington, D.C.

Some of the central pyramids of ancient Caracol in Belize. Laser mapping showed that at its peak, this Mayan metropolis sprawled over an area the size of present-day Washington, D.C.

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