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The Top 10 Environmental Issues of 2017 Should Make You Worry

As the year 2017 comes closer and closer, everyone gets excited for a new year and new changes. However, over…

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How to Make Glow Sticks Yourself — Backed by Science!

Everyone loves glow sticks. Unfortunately, they stop glowing after a few hours and leave us wanting more. But did you…

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8 Reasons Why Kids Should Learn More About Science

From time to time you meet someone who claims that they aren’t very good at learning or that they don’t…

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Northern Hemisphere Constellation Quiz

Think you have what it takes to be a backyard astronomer? Test your knowledge or challenge your friends to see…

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Your New Year’s Resolutions Will Fail If You Do This

With New Year’s quickly approaching, people all over the world are setting their New Year’s Resolutions. What resolution did you…

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Unique Holiday Gifts for the Geek in Your Family

Geeky is the new cool! Not sure what to get the science enthusiast on your list? Check out these awesome…

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Exciting New Discovery! Fossil Stars Found in the Milky Way

When scientists discovered Terzan 5, they assumed it was a globular cluster. These clusters numbered into the thousands at one…

Are You Comfortable Driving by an Autonomous Tractor-Trailer?

While the world anxiously awaits the technology for mass-produced driverless cars, the trucking industry has made innovative strides. On October…

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Will Cheaper Energy Storage Accelerate Switching to Clean Energy?

The United States’ energy grid is astonishingly complex – so complex most people don’t really understand how it works. At…

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Sleep Troubles? Blame Daylight Savings Time

Were you surprised last Monday morning that you felt even more exhausted than usual with daylight savings time ending? You…