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September 7, 2014

 

A doorknob on a wooden door, which is partly open. A radiator is inside the room.

Potential Forensic Applications Of Microbial Samples

Researchers at the Home Biome Project trace bacterial samples back to specific houses.

January 31, 2006

 

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The Physics of a Splash

What happens when a droplet of liquid lands on a glass surface?

September 27, 2003

 

The Happy Couple

In a recent study, researchers found that people in good marriages lead healthier lives. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Sleeping Alone

There was indeed a connection. Everyone slept for about the same amount of time, but the volunteers who rated themselves as the loneliest were also the ones who were most likely to wake up during the night.

September 27, 2003

 

The Hand Speaks

Does hand movement while talking help one's memory? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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