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Golf Pants

A Swedish study shows that a regular round of golf can actually raise your life expectancy.

Skin Eyes

Some people say they sense colors with their skin. An engineer thinks he knows why - and how it could be used to help the blind see.

Saving Manatees

A hearing aid for an endangered species.

Bee Season

Scientists discovery why beekeepers are immune to the stings of their charges.

Eighteen Wheelers

Huge freight trucks are now being used to MAKE energy - even as they burn it.

Love vs. Hate

Brain scans reveal the neurological differences between love and hate.

Bacterial Motion

Scientists learn the secret of bacterial movement.


Pigs would rather earn their keep than freeload.

Fish Talk

The deep-sea origins of chit-chat.

Church Air

Stained glass church windows, painted with gold, literally clear the air when lit by sunlight.