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Puzzling out panic attacks

Puzzling out panic attacks

How your brain can create an extreme stress response

By | Posted April 16, 2014

The little engine that could

The little engine that could

Stirling engines can do almost anything

By | Posted March 17, 2014

Why is salmon good for your brain?

Why is salmon good for your brain?

The fish that swims upstream provides more than just a tasty meal

By | Posted March 5, 2014

What’s the eco-friendliest form of birth control?

What’s the eco-friendliest form of birth control?

Keep it green when it’s getting red-hot

By | Posted December 10, 2013

What the BLEEP is candy corn?

What the BLEEP is candy corn?

The scariest part of Halloween isn’t the 32 grams of sugar per serving in those multicolored triangles

By | Posted October 30, 2013

What the heck is the polymerase chain reaction?

What the heck is the polymerase chain reaction?

This molecular line dance is the most important process in genetic science

By | Posted March 28, 2013

Do calcium supplements increase my risk of heart attack?

Do calcium supplements increase my risk of heart attack?

A controversial study gets a closer look

By | Posted January 26, 2013

Ever Wondered?

Ever Wondered?

How alcohol permeates your system

By | Posted April 24, 2012

People often wake up with gritty ‘sand’ nesting in the corner of their eyes after a night’s sleep. [Photo credit: jancissmells via Flickr]

The sandman strikes again

Why does sleep build up in our eyes overnight?

By | Posted February 28, 2012

A haunting halo

A haunting halo

The chemistry of a glow stick

By | Posted February 21, 2012

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