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Jul 26 2021:Dog Days of Summer, Magic Tricks for Birds, Planck Time (link not available)
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Jul 23 2021:Letting Wounds Breathe, Grocery App Benefits, Tardigrade Guns
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Jul 22 2021:Speech-to-Song Illusion and a High-Tech Use for Tree Rings
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Jul 21 2021:Daddy Longlegs, Dyson Spheres, and Exercising with a Partner
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Jul 20 2021:Missions to Venus and How to Extract DNA from Strawberries
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Jul 19 2021:Revenge Bedtime Procrastination, Elephant Trunks, Pineapples Eat You Back
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Jul 16 2021:Why Megalodon Was So Huge, Misophonia in the Brain, Trivia
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Jul 15 2021:Glowing Sharks, Cities’ Unique Microbes, Milky Way Mistake
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Jul 14 2021:Shark Week Tech, Crime & Birth Year, Sharks’ Near-Extinction
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Jul 13 2021:Bomb-Detected Whales & What It’s Like to Film Shark Week
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Jul 12 2021:Scary Shark Music, Your Brain Predicts the Future, Hydrobot
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Jul 9 2021:Does ESP Exist?
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Jul 8 2021:Could You Adapt to Having an Extra Thumb?
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Jul 7 2021:How to Improve Your Sense of Direction
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Jul 6 2021:Weird Dreams Might be a Brain Feature, Not a Bug
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Jul 5 2021:Why Song Lyrics Are Getting Simpler
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Jul 2 2021:Are Facial Expressions Universal?
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Jul 1 2021:The Phantom Torso Experiment Protected Astronauts in a Very Creepy Way
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Jun 30 2021:How Life Expectancy Doubled in Just 150 Years (w/ Author Steven Johnson)
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Jun 29 2021:We Found the Earliest Evidence of Ancient Human Activity
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Jun 28 2021:Looking Into Space Is Looking Back in Time
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Jun 25 2021:Mammals Can Breathe Through Their Butts
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Jun 24 2021:Bats Map the World By Time, Not Distance
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Jun 23 2021:Why We Won’t Have “Robot Butlers” Any Time Soon (w/ AI Researcher Michael Wooldridge)
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Jun 22 2021:We Found the First Pregnant Mummy Ever Documented
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Jun 21 2021:How to Manage Your Work-from-Home Paranoia
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Jun 18 2021:Will Future Civilizations Get Oil From Human Fossils?
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Jun 17 2021:What Does Your Digital Body Language Say?
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Jun 16 2021:Pollen Is Not Actually Plant Sperm
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Jun 15 2021:Painless Tips to Help the Environment (w/ Paul Greenberg)
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Jun 14 2021:Move Over, CRISPR — New Gene Editing Tech is Here
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Jun 11 2021:A Good Reason to Resolve Your Arguments
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Jun 10 2021:The Oldest Kids in Class Are Also the Most Popular
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Jun 9 2021:Why We Always Forget that Less Is More (w/ Leidy Klotz)
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Jun 8 2021:Stress During Pregnancy Might Affect the Baby’s Sex
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Jun 7 2021:A Robot That Talks to Itself Might Be Easier to Interact With
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Jun 4 2021:How Do Wild Animals Know What to Eat?
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Jun 3 2021:What Rain is Like on Other Planets
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Jun 2 2021:What Elevators Can Teach Us About Autonomous Cars (w/ Jason Feifer of Entrepreneur Magazine)
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Jun 1 2021:We’re Morbidly Curious About What “Might Have Been”
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May 31 2021:Why Cavities Are So Sensitive to the Cold
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May 28 2021:Is Exercise for Work as Good as Exercise for Play?
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May 27 2021:How a Plant Gene Ended Up in an Insect’s DNA
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May 26 2021:What’s the Deal with Hot Flashes? (w/ OB-GYN Dr. Jen Gunter)
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May 25 2021:The World’s Oldest Thumb Belongs to a Dinosaur
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May 24 2021:Human Screams Communicate a Rainbow of Emotions
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May 21 2021:Mushrooms Are More Like Humans Than Plants
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May 20 2021:Roses Smell Different in Space
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May 19 2021:How LEDs Work (w/ LED Pioneer George Craford)
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May 18 2021:Octopuses Have Sleep Cycles, Too
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May 17 2021:Introverts Fared Better Than Extroverts During the Pandemic
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May 14 2021:Using AI to Play Ancient Board Games
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May 13 2021:When the Pursuit of Knowledge Goes Wrong (w/ Physicist Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein)
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May 12 2021:Go Ahead, Google Your Symptoms
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May 11 2021:Your Roommate Really Doesn’t Know How You’re Feeling
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May 10 2021:Why Koala Fingerprints Look Eerily Human
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May 7 2021:How Astronauts Clean Their Underwear
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May 6 2021:From Music to Bacon, Biology is Everywhere (w/ Biologist Melanie Peffer)
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May 5 2021:This Dino Was Fossilized Incubating Its Eggs
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May 4 2021:How Deadliest Catch Navigates a Deadly Pandemic (w/ Captain Sig Hansen)
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May 3 2021:5 Steps to Hitting Work-Life Balance
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Apr 30 2021:How to Change Minds (w/ Bill Nye)
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Apr 29 2021:Should You Exercise on an Empty Stomach?
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Apr 28 2021:How to Prepare for a Warmer Future (w/ David Pogue)
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Apr 27 2021:Throbbing Pain Has Nothing to Do With Your Pulse
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Apr 26 2021:The Best Way to Phrase Words of Comfort, According to Science
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Apr 23 2021:Science Is a Process — and Bill Nye Explains Why
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Apr 22 2021:Bill Nye’s Earth Day Tips to Save Our Planet
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Apr 21 2021:Bill Nye on Why Mars 2020 Is So Exciting
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Apr 20 2021:Why Cannabis Gives You the Munchies
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Apr 19 2021:You Can Totally BS a BSer
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Apr 16 2021:Has the Earth Lost Weight?
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Apr 15 2021:Some Viruses Do You Good
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Apr 14 2021:Blind Gamers Take the “Video” Out of Video Games
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Apr 13 2021:Vampire Bats Adopt Babies Too
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Apr 12 2021:If Life Existed on Mars, How Would We Know?
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Apr 9 2021:We Can Use DNA for Data Storage
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Apr 8 2021:The Known Solar System Just Got Bigger
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Apr 7 2021:An Outsider’s Guide to Humans (w/ Scientist Camilla Pang)
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Apr 6 2021:Post-Traumatic Growth Is a Pandemic Silver Lining
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Apr 5 2021:Most Conversations Go On Longer Than We Want Them To
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Apr 2 2021:Bad News About Your Wearable Sleep Tracker
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Apr 1 2021:Why April Fool’s Day Exists
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Mar 31 2021:Aleutian Island Secrets and Electrical Ear Activity
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Mar 30 2021:There’s No Such Thing as a Hypoallergenic Dog
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Mar 29 2021:Having a Bad Boss Can Make You a Great Boss
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Mar 26 2021:Why Are There Bubbles in my Day-Old Water?
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Mar 25 2021:This Language Shift Could Signal an Impending Breakup
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Mar 24 2021:What Your Ears and Spider Fuzz Have In Common
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Mar 23 2021:Local Honey Won’t Cure Your Allergies
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Mar 22 2021:Gaining Weight With Age Might Be Healthier Than Staying Slim
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Mar 19 2021:How Loud Is the Sun?
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Mar 18 2021:Why That Thing You Just Learned Is Suddenly Everywhere
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Mar 17 2021:Why Futurists Don’t Need to Know the Future (w/ “Flash Forward” Host Rose Eveleth)
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Mar 16 2021:Liars May Imitate Your Body Language
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Mar 15 2021:Time Management Can Make You Happier
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Mar 12 2021:Identical Twins Aren’t as Identical as We Thought
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Mar 11 2021:What a 95% Effective Vaccine Actually Means
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Mar 10 2021:Did Your Microbiome Come from Dirt?
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Mar 9 2021:The Duck-Billed Platypus Is Weirder Than You Thought
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Mar 8 2021:Yeah, About That Phosphine on Venus...
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Mar 5 2021:Why Can’t You Hold Your Breath to Death?
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Mar 4 2021:Quadruple-Helix DNA Is a Thing
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Mar 3 2021:Scientists Finally Know How Sandcastles Work
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Mar 2 2021:How to Know You’re Running Low on Vitamins
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Mar 1 2021:What Getting Chills from Music Says About Your Brain
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Feb 26 2021:The Sun 2.0, “Fresh” Food Fallacies, and Is Math Universal?
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Feb 25 2021:What Science Says About Putting 2 Spaces After a Period
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Feb 24 2021:What Would Happen If You Stopped Time?
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Feb 23 2021:When to Worry About COVID-19 Variants
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Feb 23 2021:Introducing If/Then
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Feb 22 2021:“Popular Opinion” Isn’t What You Think
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Feb 19 2021:Why Do I Cough When I Clean My Ears?
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Feb 18 2021:How Copper Changed Our Language (w/ Materials Scientist Ainissa Ramirez)
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Feb 17 2021:‘Wanting’ and ‘Liking’ Are Different to Your Brain
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Feb 16 2021:What Came Before the Big Bang?
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Feb 15 2021:The Dark Ages Weren’t Really Dark
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Feb 12 2021:This Trait Could Be Key to Lasting Romance
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Feb 11 2021:Your Dog’s Personality Can Change Over Time
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Feb 10 2021:Biological Race Is a Myth (w/ Agustín Fuentes)
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Feb 9 2021:How Does Fever Help You Get Better?
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Feb 8 2021:Why Scientists Made Ants Walk on Stilts
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Feb 5 2021:The Safest Way to Ride in a Car During the Pandemic
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Feb 4 2021:Was Farming Really a Step Up for Hunter-Gatherers?
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Feb 3 2021:You’re Probably Breathing Wrong (w/ James Nestor)
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Feb 2 2021:This Ring May Detect COVID-19 Before You Feel It
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Feb 1 2021:Why Does February have 28 Days?
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Jan 29 2021:Why Do Wombats Poop Cubes?
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Jan 28 2021:The Big Mistakes We Make in Virtual Gatherings (w/ Priya Parker)
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Jan 27 2021:How to Make Gatherings More Meaningful (w/ Priya Parker)
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Jan 26 2021:A Trick for Making Vaccinations Less Painful
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Jan 25 2021:Small Talk Is Important, and Remote Workers Aren’t Getting Enough
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Jan 22 2021:Why Is Static Worse in Winter?
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Jan 21 2021:A Distant Galaxy Is Warping the Milky Way
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Jan 20 2021:What Most People Miss When Building Habits (w/ Jen Sincero)
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Jan 19 2021:We Still Don’t Know How Ice Skating Works
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Jan 18 2021:Why Your Dog’s Paws Smell Like Corn Chips
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Jan 15 2021:Disgusting Sights Literally Turn Your Stomach
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Jan 14 2021:A New Discovery About That Weird “Aurora” Named STEVE
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Jan 13 2021:Beat Stress with Laughter Yoga (w/ Madan Kataria, MD)
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Jan 12 2021:Why Are the COVID-19 Vaccines Kept So Cold?
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Jan 11 2021:People Respond to Music Even When They Can’t Hear It
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Jan 8 2021:Your Brain Treats Human Beauty Differently from Artistic Beauty
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Jan 7 2021:Why We Call Computer Glitches “Bugs”
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Jan 6 2021:What’s the Shortest Amount of Time Ever Recorded?
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Jan 5 2021:Swedish Death Cleaning Can Declutter Your Life
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Jan 4 2021:How “Flow” Can Help in Quarantine
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Jan 1 2021:The Right Way to Set Goals
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Dec 31 2020:When Smokers Quit, Dormant Lung Cells Wake Up
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Dec 30 2020:Do People Think More in Words or Pictures?
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Dec 29 2020:The Stinky Science of the World’s Smelliest Fruit
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Dec 28 2020:Why Cuttlefish Wore 3-D Glasses for Science
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Dec 25 2020:Do Opposites Really Attract?
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Dec 24 2020:Why Toilet Paper Is White
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Dec 23 2020:The Time Pi Was Almost Legally Changed to 3.2
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Dec 22 2020:Why Do Bats Cause So Many Virus Outbreaks?
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Dec 21 2020:Why It's Good to Reveal Your Failures
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Dec 18 2020:Do Single-A Batteries Exist?
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Dec 17 2020:Early Female Hunters Were More Common Than We Thought
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Dec 16 2020:How Psilocybin Therapy Can Ease Depression
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Dec 15 2020:What Are Monoclonal Antibodies? (w/ Dr. Lawrence Purpura)
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Dec 14 2020:Why Birds Wore Funny Hats for Science
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Dec 11 2020:Are Sleep-Deprived Men More Masculine?
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Dec 10 2020:Insecure People Use More Jargon
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Dec 9 2020:Why Don’t We Have Battery-Powered Airplanes?
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Dec 8 2020:Laziness Isn’t What You Think (w/ Dr. Devon Price)
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Dec 7 2020:Why You Need Self-Compassion for Self-Improvement
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Dec 4 2020:Why It’s Relaxing to Breathe in Through Your Nose
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