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0.999… revisited

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10 Intriguing Facts About Elon Musk

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10 Science Podcasts You Should Listen to Right Now

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10 Things That Didn't Exist 10 Years Ago That We Now Can't Live Without

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10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Prep for Thanksgiving

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10 Tips That Make Working From Home So Much Better

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2000 atoms in two places at once: A new record in quantum superposition

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5 Medications Prescribed for Off-label Use

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5 New UNESCO World Heritage Sites That Exemplify the List

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5 Reasons Why Mister Rogers Was the Best Neighbor Ever

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5 Ways to Use Fresh Cranberries

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6 Creative Uses for an Old Smartphone

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8 Surprising Things Your Homeowners Insurance Doesn't Cover

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9 Ways to Debunk Coronavirus Myths Without it Backfiring

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A brief history of how plastic straws took over the world

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Americans Rely on a Patchwork of Options to Pay for Elder Health Care

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Amulets may prevent COVID-19, says a paper in Elsevier journal. (They don’t.)

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Antivaxers on Twitter: Fake news and Twitter bots

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Apple-Sized Stars, a Potato-Shaped Earth and the Force That Creates Our Reality

By Emily V. Driscoll Jared Kaplan
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Arecibo Observatory to Close Its Giant Eye on the Sky

By Leonard David, About The Author S, Leonard David Is A Veteran Space Journalist, Author Of The Recently Released Book, Recent Articles
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Ask Ethan: Why Did Light Arrive 1.7 Seconds After Gravitational Waves In The Neutron Star Merger?

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Baby Bust? U.S. Birth Rate Is Lowest Since 1976

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Back from Boston

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Bad Medicine Is Worse Than No Medicine

By Starane Shepherd, About The Author S, M.D., Is An Assistant Professor Of Neurology, Neurocritical Care Physician At Rush University Medical Center, In Chicago. He Is A Public Voices Fellow Through
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Barbie Turns 60, Becomes an Astrophysicist

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Biosphere 2

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Burning Man 2011

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Can Popping a Wheelie Land You in Jail?

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Can You Get a Flu Shot if You Have an Egg Allergy?

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Capturing the Calima: How Citizen Scientists Help NASA Study Saharan Dust Storms

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Cheap experiments and demonstrations for kids.

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Clarity from Chaos: How Climate Models Could Be Better than We Think

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Clues to Puebloan History Drip Away in Melting Ice Caves

By Jacob Wallace E E News, About The Author S, Jacob Wallace, E E News, Recent Articles
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Comments of the Week: Final edition?

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Considering Candidates Post Las Vegas Massacre: Rule Out Tim Walz

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Coronavirus Is Not Passed From Mother to Child Late In Pregnancy

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Could the Barnacle Windshield Blocker Replace Boot Wheel Clamps?

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COVID-19: The Downside To More Testing Could Be Overflowing Hospitals

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Deep Frozen Arctic Microbes Are Waking Up

By Kimberley R. Miner Arwyn Edwards Charles Miller, About The Author S, Kimberley R. Miner, Arwyn Edwards, Charles Miller, Charles Miller Is A Specialist In Carbon Cycling, The Vulnerability Of The Arctic System To Change.
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Divide and Conquer Could Be Good COVID Strategy

By W. Wayt Gibbs, About The Author S, W. Wayt Gibbs Is A Contributing Editor For Scientific American Based, In Seattle. He Also Works As A Scientific Editor At Intellectual Ventures., Credit, Nick Higgins, Recent Articles
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Do Bikes Slow Down Car Traffic? Actually, No

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Does Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) Vaccine Provide Protection Against COVID-19?

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Does the video game industry really lack career stability?

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Doing the Touchy Math on Who Should Get a COVID Vaccine First

By Jill Neimark Undark, About The Author S, Jill Neimark, Jill Neimark Is A Writer Based In Atlanta, Georgia, Whose Work Has Been Featured In Discover, Scientific American, Science, Nautilus, Aeon
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Dorms: Can you get athlete’s foot from the dorm shower?

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Dressing Up Science: Richard Feynman And The Costume Parties Of Al Hibbs (Synopsis)

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Early Mammals Had Social Lives, Too

By Christopher Intagliata, About The Author S, Recent Articles
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Earth’s Water was Present before Moon-Forming Impact, Research Shows

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Entanglement omnibus!

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Error analysis for the Global Positioning System

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Evaluating COVID Risk on Planes, Trains and Automobiles

By Sophie Bushwick Tanya Lewis Amanda Montañez, About The Author S, Sophie Bushwick, Sophie Bushwick Is An Associate Editor At, Credit, Nick Higgins, Recent Articles, Tanya Lewis, Tanya Lewis Is An Associate Editor At, Amanda Montañez
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Even while the world suffers, investing in science is non-negotiable

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Fake news ‘vaccine’ works: ‘pre-bunk’ game reduces susceptibility to disinformation

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Female-only Rebelle Rally Teaches More Than Just Navigation

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Fireflies Face Extinction Threat Due To Pesticides, Habitat Loss, And Light Pollution

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First Artificial Enzyme From Two Non-Biological Groups Created

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For the first time ever, you can buy a book!

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Fork-Tailed Flycatchers Make Sounds With Their Feathers in Different Accents

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Gas-powered vs. Electric Cars: Which Is Faster?

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Gluttony WordPress Theme

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Good News and Bad News about COVID-19 Misinformation

By Sarah Kreps Douglas Kriner, About The Author S, Sarah Kreps, Douglas Kriner
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Greenland Could Lose Ice Faster Than Any Century Since The Last Ice Age Ended

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Herd immunity confusion

By Graham F Medley, Graham.Medley Lshtm.Ac.Uk, London School Of Hygiene, Tropical Medicine, London, Fine P, Eames K, Heymann Dl, Fine Pe, Jones D
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Highlights from the July 2020 Issue from a New Editor in Chief

By Laura Helmuth, About The Author S, Laura Helmuth Is Editor In Chief Of, Credit, Nick Higgins
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How a Landmark Physics Paper from the 1970s Uncannily Describes the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Clifford Brangwynne, About The Author S, Clifford Brangwynne Is A Professor Of Chemical, Biological Engineering At Princeton University Howard Hughes Medical Institute, A Macarthur Fellow.
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How has nuclear power changed since Chernobyl?

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How Has the HANS Device Changed Car Racing?

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How Long Does it Take to Get to Mars?

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How Many Rogue Planets Are There in the Milky Way? - Sky & Telescope

By Kelly Beatty, Monica Young, Sean Walker, Alan Macrobert, Tony Flanders, Robert Naeye, David Dickinson
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How often should you dust your dorm room?

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How to Look and Sound Good on Your Videoconference Call

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How To Spot Coronavirus Fake News

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How to Talk to Your Teen About Sexting

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How to Wipe Personal Data From Your Car

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If It Smells like Dirt, Fire Ants Are Interested

By Jennifer Frazer, About The Author S, Jennifer Frazer Is An, Recent Articles
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Leonid Meteor Shower: What You Need to Know

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Like Airbnb But for Work: Rent Your Home as Office Space

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Masks and Emasculation: Why Some Men Refuse to Take Safety Precautions

By Peter Glick, About The Author S, Peter Glick Is Henry Merritt Wriston Professor Of The Social Sciences At Lawrence University, A Senior Scientist At The Neuroleadership Institute., Credit, Nick Higgins
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Microneedles Could Enable Painless Injections and Blood Draws

By Elizabeth O'Day, About The Author S, Elizabeth O'Day Is Ceo, Founder Of Olaris, Co-Chair Of The World Economic Forum'S Global Future Council On Biotechnology., Recent Articles
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My bad: Have aliens ever visited Earth?

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Mysteries of COVID Smell Loss Finally Yield Some Answers

By Stephani Sutherland, About The Author S, Stephani Sutherland Is A Neuroscientist, Science Writer Based In Southern California., Credit, Nick Higgins, Recent Articles
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Nearly Every English Word Is Trademarked

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NeuroLogica Blog

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New Scientist-Candidates for U.S. Congress Fared Worse Than Expected in 2020

By Jim Daley, About The Author S, Jim Daley Is A Science Journalist Based In Chicago. See More Of His Writing At, Recent Articles
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Not Getting Online Dates? Your Bar Is Probably Too High

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Not the End of the Chase

By Susana Martinez-Conde, Stephen L. Macknik, About The Author S, Recent Articles
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Nuclear Fission was Invented by 2 Billion Years Ago

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NVX-CoV2373: Here's How The Coronavirus Vaccine Based On A Flu Shot Works

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Opinion | What Fans of ‘Herd Immunity’ Don’t Tell You

By John M. Barry
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Opportunity Costs And Why Fireworks Complaints Are Up This Year

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P-Hacking and Other Statistical Sins

By Steven Novella
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Particle physics, neutrinos, and chirality too!

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Pickleball! It's the Fast-growing Sport With the Funny Name

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Pluto!

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Pro Tips on Posing for Perfect Pics

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Proxima B!

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Q: According to relativity, things get more massive the faster they move. If something were moving fast enough, would it become a black hole?

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Q: According to relativity, two moving observers always see the other moving through time slower. Isn’t that a contradiction? Doesn’t one have to be faster?

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Q: According to the Many Worlds Interpretation, every event creates new universes. Where does the energy and matter for the new universes come from?

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Q: After the heat death of the universe will anything ever happen again?

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Q: Are numbers real?

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Q: Are shadows 2-dimensional? Are there any real examples of 2-dimensional things in the universe?

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Q: Are some colors of light impossible? Can any color of light be made?

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Q: Are some number patterns more or less likely? Are some betting schemes better than others?

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Q: Are the brain and consciousness quantum mechanical in nature?

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Q: Are there examples of quantum mechanics that can be seen in every-day life, or do they only show up in the lab?

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Q: Are white holes real?

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Q: Are there physical limits in the universe other than the speed of light?

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Q: Aren’t physicists just doing experiments to confirm their theories? Couldn’t they “prove” anything they want?

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Q: Can a human being survive in the fourth dimension?

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Q: Asteroid mining. Why?

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Q: Can free will exist in our deterministic universe?

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Q: Can light be used to transfer energy instead of power lines?

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Q: Can planes (sheets) be tied in knots in higher dimensions the way lines (strings) can be tied in knots in 3 dimensions?

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Q: Can resonance be used to destroy anything? Is the “brown note” possible?

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Q: Can things really be in two places at the same time?

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Q: Can we build a planet?

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Q: Can wind chill make things “feel” colder than absolute zero?

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Q: Can you beat the uncertainty principle using entanglement, by measuring position on one particle and momentum on the other?

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Q: Can you do the double slit experiment with a cat cannon?

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Q: Can you poke something that’s far away with a stick faster than it would take light to get there?

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Q: CERN’s faster than light neutrino thing: WTF?

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Q: Could a simple cup of coffee be heated by a hand held device designed to not only mix but heat the water through friction, and is that more efficient than heating on a stove and then mixing?

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Q: Could dark matter actually be the “gravitational shadow” of parallel universes?

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Q: Could God have existed forever? Is it actually feasibly possibly for some ‘being’ to have just existed, infinitely?

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Q: Could Kurt Vonnegut’s “Ice-9 catastrophe” happen?

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Q: Could the “proton torpedoes” in Star Wars be a thing?

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Q: Could the tidal forces of the Sun and Moon be used to generate power directly?

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Q: Do colors exist?

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Q: Do the past and future exist? If they do, is the future determined and what does that mean for quantum randomness?

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Q: Do time and distance exist in a completely empty universe?

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Q: Do we actually live in a computer simulation?

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Q: Do you need faith to believe in science?

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Q: Does an electric field have mass? Does it take energy to move an electric field?

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Q: Does anti-matter really move backward through time?

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Q: Does how you deal cards affect how random they are?

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Q: Does light experience time?

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Q: Does opening a refrigerator cool down the room?

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Q: Does quantum mechanics really say that there’s some probability that objects will suddenly start moving or that things can suddenly “shift” to the other side of the universe?

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Q: Does the 2nd law of thermodynamics imply that everything must eventually die, regardless of the ultimate fate of the universe?

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Q: Given two points on the globe, how do you figure out the direction and distance to each other?

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Q: Does quantum mechanics really say there are other “mes”? Where are they?

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Q: Half-life?

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Q: How accurately do we need to know π? Is there a reason to know it out to billions of digits?

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Q: How are fractals made?

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Q: How are imaginary exponents defined?

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Q: How bad would it be if we accidentally made a black hole?

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Q: How big does an object have to be to gravitationally attract a Human or have a molten core?

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Q: How big is the universe? What happens at the “edge”?

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Q: How can carbon dating work on things that were never alive?

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Q: How can electrons “jump” between places without covering the intervening distance?

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Q: How can I set up a random gift exchange that’s different from year to year?

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Q: How can photons have energy and momentum, but no mass?

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Q: How can planes fly upside-down?

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Q: How can the universe expand faster than the speed of light?

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Q: How can we have any idea what a 4D hypercube or any n-D object “looks like”? What is the process of developing a picture of a higher dimensional object?

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Q: How can we see the early universe and the Big Bang? Shouldn’t the light have already passed us?

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Q: How can wormholes be used for time travel?

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Q: How did Lord Kelvin come up with the absolute temperature? I mean, how could he say surely that it was 273.15 C below zero?

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Q: How do Bell pairs (entangled particles) behave experimentally?

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Q: How do I encrypt/hide/protect my email?

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Q: How do I know my windmill is on straight?

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Q: How do lenses that concentrate light not violate the second law of thermodynamics? If you use a magnifying glass to burn ants, aren’t you making a point hotter than the ambient temperature without

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Q: How do “Numerology Math Tricks” work? (adding digits and tricks with nines)

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Q: How do surge protectors work?

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Q: How do those “executive ball clicker” things work?

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Q: How do velocities add? If I’m riding a beam of light and I throw a ball, why doesn’t the ball go faster than light?

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Q: How do we know that atomic clocks are accurate?

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Q: How do we know that everyone has a common anecestor? How do we know that someone alive today will someday be a common ancestor to everyone?

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Q: How do you find the height of a rocket using trigonometry?

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Q: How do you talk about the size of infinity? How can one infinity be bigger than another?

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Q: How do you turn/change directions in space?

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Q: How does a gravitational sling shot actually speed things up?

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Q: How does a refrigerator work?

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Q: How does a scientist turn ideas into math?

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Q: How does a Tesla coil work?

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Q: How does Earth’s magnetic field protect us?

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Q: How does instantaneous communication violate causality?

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Q: How does one attain an understanding of everything?

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Q: How does quantum computing work?

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Q: How does quantum physics affect electron configurations and spectral lines?

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Q: How does reflection work?

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Q: How does the expansion of space affect the things that inhabit that space? Are atoms, people, stars, and everything else getting bigger too?

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Q: How does the Oberth Effect work, and where does the extra energy come from? Why is it better for a rocket to fire at the lowest point in its orbit?

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Q: How does the Twin Paradox work?

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Q: How good is the Enigma code system compared to today’s publicly available cryptography systems?

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Q: How hard is it to build a space elevator? What’s the point?

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Q: How hard would it be to keep the Moon from drifting away?

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Q: How is it that Bell’s Theorem proves that there are no “hidden variables” in quantum mechanics? How do we know that God really does play dice with the universe?

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Q: How likely is it that there’s dark matter in me right now?

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Q: How many people riding bicycle generators would be needed, in an 8-hour working day, to equal or surpass the energy generated by an average nuclear power plant?

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Q: How many theorems are there?

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Q: How much does fire weigh?

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Q: How much of a direct effect do planets and stars have on us? Is astrology reasonable or plausable?

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Q: How was the number π first discovered? How did we first figure out it was 3.14…?

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Q: How/when will the world end?

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Q: How would the universe be different if π = 3?

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Q: Hyperspace, warp drives, and faster than light travel: why not?

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Q: If a man hangs on an un-insulated wire using both his hands what will happen and why?

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Q: If a photon doesn’t experience time, then how can it travel?

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Q: If atoms are 99.99% space, what “kind” of space is it? Is it empty vacuum?

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Q: If atoms are mostly made up of empty space, why do things feel solid?

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Q: If black holes are “rips” in the fabric of our universe, does it mean they lead to other universes? If so, then did time begin in that universe at the inception of the black hole? Could we be in a

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Q: If Earth was flat, would there be a horizon? If so, what would it look like? If the Earth was flat and had infinite area, would that change the answer?

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Q: If energy is quantized, what is the least amount of energy possible? And how did they measure it?

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Q: If fusion in the Sun suddenly stopped, what would happen?

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Q: If gravity suddenly increased would airplanes fall out of the sky, or would it compress the air in such a way that airplanes could keep flying?

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Q: If hot air rises, why is it generally colder at higher elevations?

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Q: If light is a wave, then what’s doing the waving?

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Q: If light slows down in different materials, then how can it be a universal speed?

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Q: If nothing can escape a black hole’s gravity, then how does the gravity itself escape?

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Q: If quantum mechanics says everything is random, then how can it also be the most accurate theory ever?

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Q: If the Sun pulls things directly toward it, then why does everything move in circles around it?

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Q: If the world is a giant magnet, how come we can’t build a repelling magnet that can float?

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Q: If the world were to stop spinning, would the people and everything on it be considered ‘lighter’ or ‘heavier’? Would any change take place? And does centrifugal force have an effect on gravity?

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Q: If there are 10 dimensions, then why don’t we notice them?

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Q: If time is relative, then how can we talk about how old the universe is?

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Seniors May Be As Hooked to Smartphones As Their Grandkids

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Shame! Another front in the libertarian war on the FDA: Rational Vaccines' unethical offshore herpes vaccine clinical trial

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Should You Always Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them?

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The 2012 Venus transit

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The First Globular Cluster Outside of Our Galaxy

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Virtual Patients Could Revolutionize Medicine

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