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July 30, 2015

 

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Shopping for Highly Processed Foods

Consuming highly processed foods contributes to obesity.

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?

July 22, 2013

 

Have you ever had your foot stepped on?

Under Pressure

Why does getting stepped on by a high heel seem to hurt so much more than getting stepped on by any other shoe? Find out on today's Moment of Science.

January 8, 2013

 

Do you watch your weight when dining out?

How To Eat Less When Dining Out

According to one study, keeping your weight in check may also depend on where you eat.

October 1, 2012

 

Grab a plate!

How Are Weight And Eating Time Related?

Does eating at "bad hours" affect weight?

May 14, 2012

 

Make sure you choose the correct doctor for your health.

Overweight Doctors Less Likely To Help Patients Lose Weight

Would you be able to take seriously an overweight or obese doctor who advised you to lose weight?

November 21, 2011

 

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Heavy Air

Here's an odd-seeming question. Does air weigh anything?

November 7, 2011

 

Want to lose weight? Count how many times you chew!

Chew Your Way To Weight Loss

According to a new study, taking more time to chew could help you better control your weight.

September 27, 2011

 

The (Possible) Downside Of Fat Substitutes

According to some recent studies, fat substitutes may not help when it comes to losing weight. In fact, artificially low fat snacks may lead to weight gain.

September 21, 2011

 

All Burned Up: Where Does Burnt Paper Go?

You took a stack of paper and burnt it. What happened to the papers when you lit them up?

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