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February 24, 2011


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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!

September 17, 2010


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Decline In Penguin Population Linked To Human Activity

Penguins are being harmed by the changes to the environment.

August 17, 2010


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Could Today’s Sewage Be Tomorrow’s Rocket Fuel?

Fact or fiction: Scientists may have found a way to power a rocket using poop. Fact!

November 13, 2009



Beer Power

Learn how scientists are recycling brewery waste to create energy.

July 30, 2009


Earth's size compared to Titan

Sailing Titan’s Hydrocarbon Seas

Looking for a seaside vacation spot? Consider Saturn's largest moon, Titan. There's no chance of getting sunburned, but you'll want to take a heavy parka...

March 20, 2007


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Bioreactor Landfill

Landfills contain lots and LOTS of waste. Is there a safe way to speed up decomposition?

November 19, 2004


A Fresh Breath of Methane

"A Fresh Breath of Methane" on this Moment of Science.

April 2, 2004



Is It Better To Flush Toilet Paper Or Throw It In The Trash?

Is flushing or throwing away better for the environment?

March 3, 2004


Why Do Corpses Float?

Why do corpses float? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003



This time on A Moment of Science, we discuss a rather delicate subject–gas (and we don’t mean the kind you put in your car). It’s normal and healthy to let out a little belch here and there after a meal. It’s just one of the ways the body gets rid of gas. You probably know […]

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