A small crustacean called Daphnia provides evidence that larger eye size yields a reproductive advantage.
Clouds weigh several tons but stay airy by distributing their weight over a large area.
How does this ping pong ball float in mid-air? Bernoulli's Principle.
Bradycardia is a below average heart rate, slower than 60 beats per minute.
Ancient poop reveals that Romans suffered from intestinal parasites, despite their sophisticated sanitation system.
Scientists tackle this mystery: Why do mountains rise but never get any taller?
DNA detectives trace the bacteria that caused the Irish Potato Famine back to 16th century South America.
Though exaggerated in Hollywood creature features, anacondas are monstrous!
Poison ivy can quickly turn your relaxing nature hike into a painfully itchy affair! Learn more about this toxic plant and how to steer clear of its path.
Crows are uncommonly intelligent. On this episode of Wild Science, we visit Wildcare Inc. to see all of what these brainy birds can do!
Some people believe that a dog's mouth is cleaner than a human's. While this may be true, which mouth is more dangerous to people?
No sooner are they blown out, then they re-light and can be blown out again. How can a candle light itself?
Heating water in the microwave seems quick and easy, but you may be taking a dangerous risk.
Why are letters reversed in a mirror? Try this experiment with pen and paper.
Podcasting is a way to automatically download audio files on portable devices such as Apple iPods, other MP3 players, or on your computer for later playback.
To subscribe to a podcast, you first need software to detect and download the audio. Each podcast provides a URL to tell the software where to get the new audio content. All podcast software includes a field where you paste the URL of the podcast and a Subscribe button or other way to indicate you want to automatically download new content.
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