Category: Science

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What is a debris flow?

Landslides is one of the most destructive geological hazards in the world today. Due to the high speeds that slides can

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The cosmos – the enigma of the age

Living in the 21st century with constant technological advances sometimes feels like there’s no mystery left. The cosmos however,

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Fascinating orchid praying mantis

Wow, it is a beautiful orchid! Wrong, this is a female orchid praying mantis, with its incredible facade to attract

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How do you effortlessly shatter a padlock with a hammer?

Have you ever tried to open a padlock when you lost your key? What did you do? Use a hammer?

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According to GoodYear, tires in the future will be spherical

To date, car tires have been cylinders, round, but with vertical side walls and center, rather like a traditional hollow

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Straight from egg to chick: without a shell

A group of high school students from Chiba, Japan used a unique method instructed by their teacher to hatch

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You shouldn’t give a child a smartphone or tablet

Smartphones and tablets have proven negativ effects on the human body. Emitting electromagnetic radiation has in fact the same effect

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Stunning footages show a firehose of lava pouring from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano

Hawaii is a geological beauty, its main island churning with primordial forces. One of the most active of these volcanic

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Mystery Greek artifact goes on rare display

A 7,000 year old bird-like statuette which has mystified Greek archaeologists has gone on rare display at the country’s

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When the sun is eaten by the Heavenly Dog it’s a total solar eclipse!

Ancient Chinese people regard solar eclipse’s as the sun being eaten by the Heavenly Dog. As the sun gradually

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Is It A Bus Or A Boat? Definitely The Coolest Bus We Have Ever Seen!

Is it a boat? Or is it a bus? Looking at the new Hafencity Riverbus in Hamburg, it is

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The Super Cool Crawling Boat! Watch The Video

You won’t believe just how cool the capabilities of this beach crawling boat are until you watch the video.

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Why do your cats lick things?

While cats constantly lick and groom themselves, licking that becomes obsessive or involves nonbody, nonfood items can be a

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Do animals have morals?

Do animals have morals? We often think of them as just instinct-driven simple creatures. Wired for getting food, reproducing

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Mind-bending questions about the nature of illusion and reality

From greek philosophers to contemporary action movies (Matrix, Inception), the question of the nature of reality has always perplexed

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Incredible, geometric patterns using sand and a mallet

How to create a colorful and geometrically precise mandala without using a ruler, or even without touching the actual

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Atlas, the human-powered helicopter, wins the AHS Sikorsky $250,000 Prize

The Canadian AeroVelo team has turned their dream into reality and won the long standing AHS Sikorsky Prize. The

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Fascinating 3D-Printed sculptures

These 3d-printed zoetrope sculptures were designed by John Edmark, and they only animate when filmed under a strobe light

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Why do your dogs lick each other’s mouth?

When dogs lick each other’s face, they’re not exactly kissing. It can be a sign of affection, but more

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How to lose weight fast and safely

Making small, specific goals is key to losing weight long-term — but now can you get motivated now? Check

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