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    David Dobbs

    David Dobbs is the author of "Reef Madness" and other books, and writes on science, medicine, nature, and culture for publications including The New York Times Magazine, The New York Times science section, Wired, and Scientific American Mind, where he is a contributing editor. He also keeps a blog, Smooth Pebbles, at

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