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The champagne-like fizz produced when a raindrop hits the ground may be responsible for the earthy aroma after a rainstorm.
Over 19 years, geomagnetic fields changed slightly and so did loggerheads’ nesting sites.
Mysterious sailing stones wandering around Death Valley are powered by ice and wind.
CT scans show that two young mammoths probably suffocated.
New data tracking millisecond-scale corrections suggests that some ensembles are more autocratic — following one leader —while other musical groups are more democratic, making corrections equally.
For young banded mongoose moms, there’s only one choice for when to give birth — the same day as older, dominant mothers. In communities of these cat-sized animals, all females give birth together, no matter when they became pregnant.
Dervishes are Sufi Muslims who represent the revolving heavens with their spinning dance.
Leave it to the English to solve the mystery of a tea kettle’s whistle.
If you want ripples in your icicles, just add salt. This recipe comes from physicists reporting in the October New Journal of Physics.
Slightly bumpy surfaces reduce water drops’ contact time.
Fans of 'Jurassic Park' may be disappointed (or possibly relieved) to learn that you can’t get ancient DNA from amber.
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