Image Captures Light's Spooky Dual Nature for 1st Time
dual image of light particle wave duality
March 3rd, 2015
For the first time, scientists have caught a glimpse of light behaving both as a wave and a particle at the same time.
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White & Gold or Blue & Black? Science of the Mystery Dress
dress
February 27th, 2015
The Internet went bonkers last night over a simple question: What color is this dress? Some people see it as white and gold, while others swear it's blue and black. What's going on?
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Photos of Siberia's Mysterious Craters
Siberian crater
February 26th, 2015
Seven giant craters have mysteriously appeared in northern Siberia, possibly due to methane gas released from melting permafrost. And scientists think may be dozens more.
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In a Zombie Outbreak, Head for the Rocky Mountains
World War Z zombies
March 3rd, 2015
In the event of a zombie outbreak, the best place to hide is away from populated areas, scientists have confirmed. A team of researchers decided to model what would happen if an epidemic of the undead hit the United States.
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Elusive 'Dark Photons' Still Lurking in the Shadows
shimmery yellow lights
February 27th, 2015
New experimental results from a giant atom-smashing experiment suggest that dark photons are not the culprit for mysterious experimental results that challenge the reigning physics model.
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Line of Cocoa: Is Chocolate Snorting Safe?
man snorting chocolate
February 20th, 2015
In a bizarre new trend in certain circles, people are snorting chocolate powder through their noses with the aid of a machine. But some experts say the practice may be dangerous.
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Valentine's Science: How Mouth Germs Shape Attraction
couple kissing
February 13th, 2015
In addition to good looks, charm and intelligence, there's a more surprising reason two people may choose to spend Valentine's Day together: having similar microbes.
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More Mysterious Craters Found in Siberia
A Siberian hole that opened up mysteriously and was reported in July 2014.
February 26th, 2015
Last summer, the discovery of several new giant craters in Siberia drew worldwide interest, launching wild speculation that meteorites, or even aliens, caused the gaping crevasses. And now, scientists have found even more of them.
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