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February 24, 2012


supernova in spiral

Get Ready For A New Type Of Supernova!

Supernovas explode with a bright burst of radiation, giving off as much energy in a few days as our sun will give off in its entire lifetime.

December 27, 2011


periodic table

Please Welcome Two New Metals: Ununquadium And Ununhexium

Have you heard about the newest metals? They have been given temporary names, Ununquadium and Ununhexium.

September 21, 2011


burnt paper

All Burned Up: Where Does Burnt Paper Go?

You took a stack of paper and burnt it. What happened to the papers when you lit them up?

September 9, 2011


solar system model

A Really Big Lump: How Gravity Created The Solar System

Learn about gravity, stars, and really big lumps on this Moment of Science.

April 8, 2011



Snuff: How Candle-Snuffers Work

Why doesn't the flame just continue to burn underneath the bell, no matter how flat you crush it? The answer is air.

March 7, 2011


sugar cube

Why Does Sugar Dissolve?

Sugar cubes crumble and fall apart when they get wet. What causes sugar to dissolve?

February 24, 2011


Nasa logo

NASA Scientists Believe Saturn’s Moon Titan May Have Life

Could Titan support life? Scientists hope to learn more about Titan's atmosphere to find out!

May 28, 2010



What Happened To Hydrogen-Powered Cars?

With all the new technology in use today, what happened to hydrogen-powered cars?

May 18, 2010



Carbon, Oxygen, Hydrogen And Slow Burning

You've probably seen things decay before. How does the process work?

February 10, 2010



Where Does The Term “Limelight” Originate?

Do you love being the center of attention or a bright, incandescent lamp?

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