Top 10 Science Stories of 2013
2013: The Best of the Best

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Last week, we published the 10 biggest junk science stories of 2013.

Now, we turn our attention to the jawdropping, stop-the-presses sort of news that occurred in 2013. In 2012, the discovery of the Higgs boson was such a monumental accomplishment that it resulted in a Nobel Prize. It remains to be seen if any of this year's research will attain that level of recognition, but it is safe to say that 2013 produced some very significant leaps forward in science, particularly in the area of biology.

Read on for RealClearScience's Top 10 science stories of 2013.

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