References

  • Nepal: Facts About Geology & Culture

    Nepal: Facts About Geology & Culture

    May 05, 2015 | Reference

    Nepal is a narrow, landlocked country directly north of India and below China. Located where two tectonic plates meet, it the area is prone to earthquakes.
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  • Horse Facts

    Horse Facts

    May 02, 2015 | Reference

    Horses are ungulates — mammals with hooves. There are more than 400 different breeds.
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  • Facts About Fluoridation

    Facts About Fluoridation

    April 30, 2015 | Reference

    Water fluoridation is the addition of the chemical fluoride to public water supplies, for the purpose of reducing cavities. The process has caused controversy for more than 60 years.
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  • What Are Mitochondria?

    What Are Mitochondria?

    April 30, 2015 | Reference

    Mitochondria are specialized cellular structures that power various functions.
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  • What Is Visible Light?

    What Is Visible Light?

    April 30, 2015 | Reference

    Visible light is the portion of the electromagnetic spectrum that we can see. We perceive the energy as colors.
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  • Guinea Pig Facts

    Guinea Pig Facts

    April 28, 2015 | Reference

    Guinea pigs are a domesticated species of rodent that are popular as pets — and food. These animals no longer exist in the wild.
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  • How Do Batteries Work?

    How Do Batteries Work?

    April 28, 2015 | Reference

    Batteries power everything from your smartphone to your car, but do you know how they work?
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  • Celery: Health Benefits & Nutrition Facts

    Celery: Health Benefits & Nutrition Facts

    April 28, 2015 | Reference

    Crunchy, crispy celery is well known for being low in calories, but its health benefits go far beyond use as a diet food.
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  • Risperdal (Risperidone): Dosage & Side Effects

    Risperdal (Risperidone): Dosage & Side Effects

    April 27, 2015 | Reference

    Risperdal (generic name risperidone) is an antipsychotic drug prescribed to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and some behavioral problems in children with autism.
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  • Pigs, Hogs & Boars: Facts About Swine

    Pigs, Hogs & Boars: Facts About Swine

    April 24, 2015 | Reference

    Pigs are mammals with stocky bodies, flat snouts, small eyes and large ears. They are highly intelligent, social animals, and are found all over the world.
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