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What This Story Predicted Will Make You Question Technology Usage

Read Time: 3 minutesThe Circle is a movie that just hit theaters and features an all-star cast — Tom Hanks,…

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Are Love Potions Backed by Science?

Read Time: 3 minutesOne green eye and one blue. In “Practical Magic,” as a little girl, Sally dreams up a…

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Do Dystopian Settings Inspire Their Creation?

Read Time: 2 minutesHave you ever heard of a place called the Kowloon Walled City? This city allowed residences to live…

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Astronomy in Shakespeare: How Many of His Plays Were Influenced by the Stars

Read Time: 4 minutesSigns of the stars abound in Shakespeare’s work. There are, of course, obvious points when he directly…

7 Inventions Inspired by Science Fiction

Read Time: 3 minutesEven scientists need a little inspiration sometimes. While many of the inventions we were “promised” years ago have…

7 Shows with a Scientific Background

Read Time: 3 minutesPrime-time programming is littered with reality TV and shows that care more about their ratings than the…