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Science  20 Aug 2010:
Vol. 329, Issue 5994, pp. 891
DOI: 10.1126/science.329.5994.891

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ScienceNOW reported this week that lasers can be used to control a heartbeat, killer volcanoes may not be responsible for all the mass extinctions they're believed to have caused, stars can steal their planet's moons, and scientists can now predict how moisture works its way through a given building and location, among other stories.