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March 2003

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Features List
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Final Edit
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Global Getaways
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Sights & Sounds
of Puerto Rico.


Who Knew?

Who Knew?
Get the skinny on aging and learn how old cells, free radicals, and cutting back on food affects longevity. Find out more from Web links and bibliographies in Resources.

March 2003 Features


Puerto Rico



Pacific Islands

Oklahoma City, OK
Sights and Sounds of Puerto Rico
Sights and Sounds of Puerto Rico
Explore the passions and politics of this American commonwealth with photographer Amy Toensing.

Dino Behavior Dino Behavior
Jaws snap and bones crunch in this behind-the-scenes look at revivifying T. rex for our cover image. Read Field Notes, Zoom In on our photo gallery, and visit related websites.

Match Wits Match Wits
Guess which cover won over the Editor this month?

Get travel tips and Zoom In on images of
Alaska's Giant of Ice and Stone
Alaska's Giant of Ice and Stone

Revolution by Royal Decree Revolution by Royal Decree
Sound off in our forum about traditional Qatar's move toward democracy. Get photographer Robb Kendrick's "videotake" on culture clash. And hear how you should pronounce "Qatar."

Global Getaways Samba, soccer, and sandy beaches rate tops for our Brazilian
Global Getaways
This Time Last Year
We uncovered the rough side of diamonds. Look back to March 2002.
This Time Last Year

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