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June 2, 2014

 

Black kitten sitting on a blue and white towel

Killer Kitties

Our outdoor cats can do a lot of ecological damage when we're not watching.

January 12, 2010

 

College students walking around on a campus.

Multitasking Follies

Researchers at Stanford University came to a surprising conclusions after studying the concentration capabilities of habitual multi-taskers.

January 5, 2010

 

A strand of DNA.

The 3D Genome… Unraveling DNA

If you could unravel DNA from a single cell, it would be about six feet long! So how exactly does it fit inside the nucleus? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 16, 2009

 

Human body anatomy

Anatomy Ignorance: How Few People Can Locate The Heart

Do you know exactly where your heart is located? How about your bladder?

August 10, 2009

 

Four surgeons performing on patient

How Does Your Surgeon Prepare For The Big Operation?

Surgeons have pretty tedious jobs. One mistake could result in the death of a patient. How do these professionals prepare for such stressful situations?

July 21, 2009

 

Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della Rai

Musicians: Biologically Better at Identifying Emotion in Sound?

Recent studies have shown that people with musical training are better at picking out emotional cues in sound than people without the same musical background.

March 13, 2009

 

Earthworm crawling through grass

Darwin’s Worms

Earthworms swallow soil, extract nutrients from it, then excrete the rest up onto the surface.

January 27, 2005

 

Men’s and Women’s Brains are From Mars and Venus, Respectively

Is there really a difference between men's and women's brains?

November 19, 2004

 

Vaccines Not Linked to Autism

Is there really a link between autism and vaccines? Find the truth, on this Moment of Science.

August 31, 2004

 

Aerobic Exercise and Mental Performance

Can aerobic exercise affect mental performance? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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