While solar panels typically have smooth surfaces, leaves have tiny wrinkles and folds that allow for maximum light absorption.
A food Calorie represents the amount of energy that will raise the temperature of one kilogram of water one degree Celsius.
When you take a roast out of the oven, the inner temperature will continue to rise by five degrees. How is it possible for the temperature to rise?
In the 1840s, a new painting by Jean Francois Millet was unveiled in Paris. But, horror of horrors, no one seemed to like it!
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Ever wonder about the physics behind your everyday office supplies?
Everyone wants to know what to in case of a fire. Will cold water work better?
Often problems, whether in math, science, or daily life, are hard to solve because we're not asking the right questions.
I have a friend who says there's not much oxygen on earth. Ever since I heard that I can't catch my breath! What's the truth?