Dwarf mistletoe is one of the most destructive parasites in North American forests.
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Fanning the logs can make them burn brighter, even if the fanning temporarily extinguishes the flames.
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Greek philosopher Archimedes realized that anything that displaces its own weight in water will float. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
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