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How Do Cameras Work?

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Cameras permeate our existence these days. Where they were once bulky objects that needed their own carrying case and a variety of lenses to snap professional shots, today’s cameras are simply added to...
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How Do Hurricanes Get Stronger?

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Whenever a hurricane is set to make landfall, coastlines watch the news vigilantly to discover just how strong it will be. As hurricanes work their way across the ocean, they build in energy. We define...
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What Causes a Tsunami?

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One of the most destructive powers on Earth is water. It can cut rock, erode mountains, smash buildings, and leave utter devastation in its wake. Tsunamis have historically been some of the worst natural...
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What is ASMR?

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Sound can have a powerful effect on us. Certain sounds can trigger responses such as fear and joy, sadness, loneliness, and the entire spectrum of emotions. ASMR, a relatively recent Internet-focus...
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Is it Safe to Eat Insects?

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If you’ve been following along with recent food trends, you’ve probably noticed that there’s more than one company working on bringing bugs into the mainstream diet. Insects are already staples in many...
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How Do Volcano Eruptions Work?

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Volcanic eruptions are some of the most energetic and impressive explosions we can witness on Earth. They can be wildly devastating as well, and yet for some reason we are fascinated by them. Volcanoes played...
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How Do Squids Produce Ink?

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It’s an ingenious if somewhat odd survival technique: if a predator attacks, squirt ink in their face and make your escape. Unless you have a bunch of pens on you at all times, you might not have much luck...
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How Do Planes Stay in the Air?

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Humans will do anything to gain the ability to fly. We jump off canyon cliffs with nothing but a parachute strapped to our backs, we create giant balloons that can lift us off the ground, and we even build...
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Why Are Gamma Rays Harmful?

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Some of our favorite comic book characters came to be through lab accidents and exotic-sounding substances. While it’s nice to imagine that a deadly accident could lead to superpowers, the reality is that...
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How Do Bees Produce Honey?

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Our world is better with bees, that’s for sure. The amazing diversity in plants we see and the miraculous way they produce offspring is all thanks to pollinators like bees. Of course, what bees are best known...