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  1. portents
    When Did Humans Doom the Earth for Good?A scientific debate that’s oddly amusing to entertain: At what point, exactly, did mankind irrevocably put the planet on the road to ruin? 
  2. the money
    How Physicians Actually Make Money These DaysOne internist opens his books: great calling, lousy business.
  3. health
    5 New Yorkers Open Their Medicine CabinetsLike you haven’t looked at a stranger’s before.
  4. lab work
    Inside Memorial Sloan Kettering’s High-Speed Pathology LabIs it cancer? They’ll know in half an hour.
  5. sex
    The Everything Guide to the LibidoOysters don’t help, but monkey porn might … and other findings from the forefront of desire research.
  6. the brain
    How One Brain Came Back From UnconsciousnessA car accident left 19-year-old Dylan Rizzo in a coma. This is the story of the long, perilous crawl to recovery.
  7. fixations
    Why Is America Obsessed With Perfecting Its Teeth?The story of a rapidly expanding industry that has little reason to exist, except the clearest reason in the world.
  8. feature
    Can Racism Be Stopped in the Third Grade?An experiment at Fieldston, which starts when 8-year-olds are sorted by race, has some very liberal parents fuming.