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Do animals laugh?

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Tour a big city – one pizza at a time!
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Colossal squid is as long as a minibus!
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China creates sidewalk for people who walk and text
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Why do songs get stuck in our heads?
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Why do bugs die on their backs?
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With a red cup, she becomes Miss America
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How do you fix a panda’s tooth? Very carefully
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Wanna play ball like your great-great grandfather?
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Do you know the “Star-Spangled Banner?”
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Could you eat a 100-foot-long bratwurst?
“Selfie” is now a real word
Did you know that the dictionary is growing? Even selfie is included now. Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary 11th edition has added 150 words. Many come from digital life and social med...
Did you know that the dictionary is growing? Even selfie is included now. Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary 11th edition has added 150 words. Many come from digital life and social med...
Did you know that the dictionary is growing? Even selfie is included now. Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Diction...
- Posted on May 20, 2014
Can you make a man out of a monkey?
Humans and chimps are alike in many ways. We share 98 percent of our DNA with them. DNA is the basic building block of life, and includes the genes that make you who you are. You can't see DNA. ...
Humans and chimps are alike in many ways. We share 98 percent of our DNA with them. DNA is the basic building block of life, and includes the genes that make you who you are. You can't see DNA. ...
Humans and chimps are alike in many ways. We share 98 percent of our DNA with them. DNA is the basic building block...
- Posted on May 19, 2014
Boy catches whale of a fish barehanded
A northern Ohio teenager spotted a 3-foot carp swimming in floodwaters on his street. He scooped it into his arms as his mother caught the scene on video. Jake Sawyer, 16, waded through more...
A northern Ohio teenager spotted a 3-foot carp swimming in floodwaters on his street. He scooped it into his arms as his mother caught the scene on video. Jake Sawyer, 16, waded through more...
A northern Ohio teenager spotted a 3-foot carp swimming in floodwaters on his street. He scooped it into his arms as ...
- Posted on May 15, 2014
Getting blood from dogs? Easy! But cats? Not so much
The four canines recently donated precious pints of blood to their fellow pooches. They did it without having to travel far. They visited an animal bloodmobile. Officials at Penn's School of...
The four canines recently donated precious pints of blood to their fellow pooches. They did it without having to travel far. They visited an animal bloodmobile. Officials at Penn's School of...
The four canines recently donated precious pints of blood to their fellow pooches. They did it without having to trav...
- Posted on May 15, 2014
Which animal lives longest?
Sticking with recorded history, the answer might surprise you. It’s not elephants, which live for about 30 or 40 years. It’s not giant tortoises either, even though they often ripen to be well ...
Sticking with recorded history, the answer might surprise you. It’s not elephants, which live for about 30 or 40 years. It’s not giant tortoises either, even though they often ripen to be well ...
Sticking with recorded history, the answer might surprise you. It’s not elephants, which live for about 30 or 40 ye...
- Posted on May 15, 2014
How do microwave ovens cook food?
Here's a hint. It's really not an oven at all. Microwave ovens use microwaves. These include infra-red, visible light, ultraviolet and x-rays. Press start on your microwave oven. This fires...
Here's a hint. It's really not an oven at all. Microwave ovens use microwaves. These include infra-red, visible light, ultraviolet and x-rays. Press start on your microwave oven. This fires...
Here's a hint. It's really not an oven at all. Microwave ovens use microwaves. These include infra-red, visible ligh...
- Posted on May 14, 2014
Pampered cows pay off for farmer
Jusuf Arifajic's cows sleep on mattresses. They rest in a barn with a computerized air conditioning and lighting system. They are bathed regularly. They even get massages. Relaxing music makes sure...
Jusuf Arifajic's cows sleep on mattresses. They rest in a barn with a computerized air conditioning and lighting system. They are bathed regularly. They even get massages. Relaxing music makes sure...
Jusuf Arifajic's cows sleep on mattresses. They rest in a barn with a computerized air conditioning and lighting syst...
- Posted on May 14, 2014
Why do we sleep?
That's a good question. But we don't have a good answer. We know that sleep is important. Without it, we get tired and grumpy. We get headaches and can't think right. Our health suffers. Aft...
That's a good question. But we don't have a good answer. We know that sleep is important. Without it, we get tired and grumpy. We get headaches and can't think right. Our health suffers. Aft...
That's a good question. But we don't have a good answer. We know that sleep is important. Without it, we get t...
- Posted on May 13, 2014
Want to have a robot to take home?
Instead of borrowing a book, in one city it's possible to check out a robot. The Chicago Public Library has a fleet of 500 robots. The gadgets are known as Finch Robots. The library is the f...
Instead of borrowing a book, in one city it's possible to check out a robot. The Chicago Public Library has a fleet of 500 robots. The gadgets are known as Finch Robots. The library is the f...
Instead of borrowing a book, in one city it's possible to check out a robot. The Chicago Public Library has a ...
- Posted on May 13, 2014
Do animals laugh?
Why couldn’t the pony talk? Because he was a little horse. But seriously, we don’t know how the brain makes us laugh. But we can say that there are two kinds of laughter. Complex ...
Why couldn’t the pony talk? Because he was a little horse. But seriously, we don’t know how the brain makes us laugh. But we can say that there are two kinds of laughter. Complex ...
Why couldn’t the pony talk? Because he was a little horse. But seriously, we don’t know how the brain make...
- Posted on May 13, 2014