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August 13, 2018

 

The Case of the Flying Manhole Cover

Say you're walking down a city street, minding your own business, when you approach a manhole...

August 10, 2018

 

Your Airplane Ride Probably Didn’t Make You Sick

A recent study found that airplane seat belt buckles, bathroom door handles, tray tables, and other hard surfaces

August 9, 2018

 

Bird Incubation Calls

Zebra Finches only produce incubation calls within 5 days of their eggs’ hatching and when the temperature rises above 78 degrees Fahrenheit.

August 8, 2018

 

Read To Your Baby

Children who are read to regularly have increased developmental benefits.

August 7, 2018

 

How Fountain Pens Work

Fountain pens use four components to get ink to flow.

August 6, 2018

 

Batesian Mimicry In Snakes

There are many cases in which animals and plants resemble each other. Whether these resemblances are cases of mimicry, and evidence of natural selection, is not so easy to tell, but a number of studies do offer strong evidence of just that.

August 3, 2018

 

Batesian Mimicry

Let's discuss a phenomenon known as batesian mimicry and its contribution to the development of evolutionary theory.

August 2, 2018

 

The Sea Animals That Can Live Thousands Of Years

One sea sponge was estimated to have lived 11,000 years.

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Kathy Hershey and a turkey vulture.

Wild Science: Turkey Vultures

The turkey vulture is supremely adapted for eating only dead things.

 

California Sea Lions primary diet is herring, clams, and other sea food.

Wild Science: The California Sea Lion

Wild Science headed to the Indianapolis Zoo to learn more about California Sea Lions.

 

Orangutans are intelligent, but also under threat by human agriculture.

Wild Science: Orangutans

Wild Science visits the Indianapolis Zoo, where staff explain the intelligence and behavior of orangutans, and how their species is being threatened by humans.

 

The center of gravity plays a key role in this punchable clown toy because it will always comes back to its upright form.

Why You Can’t Knock Down a Clown

Remember those inflatable clowns that stood about three feet high and had big red noses, meant for punching? Hit the clown as hard as you could, right back up.

 

Haven’t We Met?

If you suffered from the neurological disorder called "facial agnosia," you might not recognize the faces of close friends and family. How could this happen?

 

Learn why Diet-Coke floats and regular Coke doesn't!

How Do You Make A Diet-Coke Float?

Here is an at home experiment you can try! Learn about molecular density!

 

Watch out! Rattlesnakes are often colored similarly to their surroundings.

Wild Science: Timber Rattlesnakes

Rattlesnakes are an important component of our ecosystem, but are also potentially dangerous to humans.

 

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Wild Science: Opossums

They may look gross and scary, but that's just them playing "opossum." We visit Wildcare Inc., to find out more about the "garbage collector of the forest."

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