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November 19, 2014

 

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Lighter Than Air

Human flight began as early as the 18th-century when scientists learned how to harness the power of different gases.

February 11, 2014

 

Sometimes just the sight of a tasty snack can get our stomachs rumbling.

Rumbles From The Deep

Ever wonder why your stomach makes all that noise when you're hungry?

July 1, 2013

 

We wonder if this one is expired?

What Happens When Fire Extinguishers Go Bad

Did you know that fire extinguishers can go bad?

November 16, 2012

 

Have you ever wondered what keeps potato chips so fresh in the bag?

How Do Potato Chips Stay Fresh In The Bag?

How do they keep the chips so fresh and crisp inside those plastic bags?

November 14, 2012

 

Gas is odorless but company's add sulfur smell to it.

Gas Is Odorless

A chemical commonly used for this is called mercaptin. The process of adding the stink is called stenching.

March 9, 2012

 

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High Inflation

What happens to the balloon after it rises out of sight?

October 17, 2011

 

Curbing Methane Emissions With Microbes

Cows, goats, and sheep require symbiotic microbes to help digest the plant biomass that they eat, and some of these microbes make methane.

June 22, 2011

 

Where Did The Planets That Orbit Our Sun Come From?

Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. Where did our planets come from?

September 24, 2010

 

What Does The Word “Sublimate” Mean?

The three states of water are solid, liquid, and gas. But, what happens when water "sublimates?"

August 7, 2010

 

Moo! Scientists Are Making Eco-Friendly Diesel Fuel From Butter

Scientists are investigating alternatives for biodiesel fuel and have turned to butter!

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