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Whale Birth

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Counting Bees

Here's the buzz on bees that can count.


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Beer Bottles

Why it's better get hit over the head with a full beer bottle.


Is there a link between impulsive kindergartners and compulsive gamblers? You bet!

Frogs to the Rescue

What frogs can teach us about curing cancer.

Mental Map

Sending email, using only your mind!

Chicken Poop

Here's the poop on how to clean up oil spills.

Facing the Truth

Watch out for those wide-headed men.