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November 10, 2017

 

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Being Bilingual Is Good For Your Brain

People who are bilingual may gain some mental advantages even beyond the realm of language control.

November 9, 2017

 

bear in water scratching head

How Do Bears Scratch An Itch?

Got an itch? You should take a lesson from bears!

November 8, 2017

 

a woman smelling flowers

Smell The Past

Odor-evoked memories increase temporal lobe activity which has been linked with positive memory processing.

November 7, 2017

 

a drone delivering a package

Drone Versus Truck: Environmental Impact Showdown

Do delivery drones or delivery trucks release more carbon dioxide emissions?

November 6, 2017

 

Two teenage girls with a much shorter boy between them

The Advantages Of Being Short

People evolved to be shorter to survive in colder climates.

November 3, 2017

 

panda

Black And White Camouflage

Most bears are one color, so why do pandas have black-and-white coats?

November 2, 2017

 

cassini, titan, and saturn

Life On Titan?

Researchers are studying methane as a potential substitute for water as a source for life.

November 1, 2017

 

some old books

What Is Old Book Smell?

Old books have a particular scent due to complex chemical processes.

October 31, 2017

 

A thunderstorm at night.

How A Thunderstorm Begins

The simplest isolated thunderstorm begins with hot sunshine baking the ground.

October 30, 2017

 

pink ocean, pink sky

Ancient Oceans: Hot Or Not?

Scientists are studying whether early Earth's oceans were hotter than today's oceans.

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