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October 26, 2010

 

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The Evolution And Science Behind Wisdom Teeth

Why do humans have wisdom teeth? What is so wise about them?

July 6, 2010

 

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Finding The Source Of Pain: Why You Cannot Tell Which Tooth Hurts

Have you ever had a toothache and could not figure out which tooth was actually hurting? Frustrating right? Learn about the elusive toothache.

July 5, 2010

 

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Can You Spot The Fake? Real V. Fake Pearls

You love your grandmother's pearls but... are they real or fake?

February 24, 2010

 

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Can You Floss Your Brain? You Should Start With Your Teeth!

You heard about the importance of flossing and brushing for dental health... but what about mental health?

December 22, 2009

 

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Wimpy Bite Of The Saber Toothed Cat

You may be surprised to learn that the sabercat's bite is not as strong as the modern big cat.

October 21, 2009

 

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How Dogs Eat

Why do dogs seem to gulp down any and all food put in front of them?

February 16, 2009

 

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Prehistoric Toothpicks

Fossil teeth are the most durable remnants that anthropologists work with, and some of these ancient teeth display a curious set of grooves.

March 25, 2008

 

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Evolution in Your Mouth

Have you ever doubted or questioned the teachings of Evolution? If you want to learn more, all you have to do is look inside your mouth and find answers.

September 6, 2007

 

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Chocolate Toothpaste

A recent study has found that a compound in chocolate is actually even better at fighting cavities than fluoride.

August 7, 2007

 

Neanderthal teeth fragments

Giving Neanderthal a Hand

Were Neanderthals right or left handed? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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