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June 10, 2015


glass exterior of skyscraper

Is Glass Solid?        

Scientists search for solid evidence to answer whether glass is a solid or liquid.

September 24, 2010


ice cubes

What Does The Word “Sublimate” Mean?

The three states of water are solid, liquid, and gas. But, what happens when water "sublimates?"

July 7, 2005



While it might be socially acceptable for food lovers to discuss the care of the finest wines, or the best way to brew gourmet coffee, what if your favorite beverage happens to be soda pop? Chances are, a gourmet wouldn’t have a lot to say about this topic. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 31, 2005


Soup’s Ready!

Why does blowing on hot soup help to cool it off? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 17, 2005


Keeping Baby Dry

If you’ve had a child, maybe you’ve wondered how those baby diapers are able to hold in liquid. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

January 20, 2005


The Heat Is On

Is heat a liquid? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003


Freeze Drying

If you’ve ever been to the Air and Space Museum in Washington DC, perhaps you’ve sampled the kind of freeze-dried ice cream astronauts eat during space missions. A stiff, dry square, the freeze-dried version tastes just like ice cream, except that it isn’t cold, and has no moisture.

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