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  • A New Source of Fukushima Radiation Was Just Found, Now What?

    Researchers found radioactive particles from Fukushima on beaches miles away, but how did it get there? And should we be worried?

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  • Spying from Space: How the CIA Recovered Film From Secret Satellites

    Humans have launched hundreds of spy satellites, but the first ones required a little more creativity.

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  • Sort Cards Without Even Touching Them

    Once is a coincidence, twice is magic!

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  • Your Face Could Be Recreated From DNA: Should You Worry?

    Can we predict what a person's face looks like based solely on a sample of their DNA? A new study says yes, but geneticists aren't so sure.

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  • A Cigarette Stacking Stumper

    You might be able to stack all six cigarettes so that each one is touching the other, but can you do the same with seven?

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  • The U.S. & Russia Are Building a Deep Space Gateway, Here's What You Need to Know

    The U.S. and Russia have announced plans to put a new structure in the orbit of the moon. What will it look like?

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  • The Simple Discovery That Let Us Fly Faster Than the Speed of Sound

    Breaking the sound barrier is considered one of the greatest achievements of aviation, but how exactly did we manage to do it?

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  • The Greedy Pirates' Payday

    One hundred gold-thirsty pirates are looking to get paid. Can you satisfy their greed or will you end up in Davy Jones' Locker?

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  • This Engineer's Crazy Plan to Clean Air with Smog-Sucking Bikes

    These bicycles are designed to filter smog out of the air as you ride. This could be a game changer for smoggy cities like Beijing.

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  • The Technique to Mastering the Cork Drop

    Hold up a cork, drop it and have it stand on end. Sounds simple, and it is if you know the right method.

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