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Your brain is always looking for blank spaces and filling them in. Sometimes, your brain leaps to the wrong conclusion. Then you get a surprise!
What is a gear ratio? And how do gears help make the bicycle so efficient?
A brief history of Chichen Itza.
For most of us, science arrives in our lives packaged neatly as fact. But how did it get that way?
How are creative investigations sparked? What does a state of inspiration feel like? Can inspiration be transmitted from person to person? Join us for an audio slideshow series that explores the fascinating world of how we work creatively.
"Mac Town," the first stop for many scientists in Antarctica, is the same as any town–only different.
What can you do with a frozen water balloon? Plenty!
Scientists dig under the surface for clues to past climate
See living stem cells and find out why they are the "stem" from which all other cells develop.
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