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June 24, 2015

 

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From Sunlight to Liquid Fuel 

Scientists are engineering a method for turning solar energy into fuel.

January 1, 2015

 

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Looking for Signs of Life on Earth

The light in Earth's atmosphere may reflect signs of extraterrestrial life.

December 13, 2014

 

Water covers seventy percent of Earth's surface.

Searching For Water In Outer Space

Data from the Rosetta mission, the Mars rover and the Herschel space observatory point to water's extraterrestrial origins.

November 24, 2014

 

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Why Icicles Are Wavy

Icicles are lopsided formations, by nature. Here's why:

September 19, 2014

 

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Water on the Brain

The scientists found that drinking when thirsty activates the orbitofrontal cortex—an area of the brain linked to emotional decision making.

August 11, 2014

 

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Drugs in Our Midst

Chances are, you're consuming drugs without even knowing it.

July 30, 2014

 

A cloud can weigh tons.

Floating Clouds

Despite weighing tons, clouds seem to free-float in the air. How do the billowy marvels stay up in the sky?

June 25, 2014

 

Europa is covered with ice that's cracked by tidal forces.

The Ocean Of Europa

Could the frigid waters of Jupiter's moon Europa host alien life?

September 25, 2013

 

Do you believe Mars has water?

A Tale Of Very Old Water

Canadian scientists studying water found deep in an underground mine have determined that the water is at least 1.5 billion years old, and maybe much older.

June 24, 2013

 

Have you ever seen bugs on water droplets?

Mole Crickets Jump On Water

Would you believe there is a cricket that can jump on water?

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