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Posts tagged gasses

January 25, 2018

 

People have been interned in mausoleums like the one pictured above since ancient times.

Can the Dead Move?

Even after death, people's fingers can still twitch.

May 30, 2013

 

Insects have different colored blood compared to humans.

Why Is Insect Blood Green Or Yellow?

You've probably heard someone use the phrase "blood red," but have you ever wondered if all blood really is red in humans?

March 3, 2004

 

Why Do Corpses Float?

Why do corpses float? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Salty Seas

Kimberly Sessions, of Atlanta, Georgia wrote to A Moment of Science with the following question: “I know why the ocean is still salty: evaporated water leaves the salt behind. But how did it get salty in the first place?”

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