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March 16, 2017

 

Old mill engulfed in flames

What Is Fire?

Is fire a solid? A liquid? A gas? Or something else?

August 6, 2015

 

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The Fourth State of Matter

Plasma, created in a lab by heating gas, constitutes the fourth state of matter.

March 6, 2013

 

orange and pink running shoes

What Are Blisters?

Whether from playing too much basketball or jogging in ill-fitting sneakers, we've all had blisters. But what are blisters, and how do they form?

October 23, 2012

 

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How Does The Body Make Blood?

Blood is much more complicated than you might think.

January 6, 2009

 

Two burning candles

Anatomy of a Flame

Fire is a chemical reaction between oxygen molecules and some kind of fuel. This reaction releases the heat and light that we call fire.

May 4, 2004

 

The Biggest Magnet Ever

What's the biggest magnet ever? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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