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Sept. 17 2014 11:03 AMThe Beauty of Bounded GapsA huge discovery about prime numbers—and what it means for the future of math.
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 17 2014 7:30 AMFantastic and Rare Picture of a Circular Rainbow
Science
Sept. 16 2014 4:09 PMIt’s All ConnectedWhat links creativity, conspiracy theories, and delusions? A phenomenon called apophenia.
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 16 2014 7:30 AMA Billion Tatooines
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 15 2014 7:30 AMThose Frigid Cold Snaps and Lingering Weather Patterns Have Now Been Linked to Global Warming
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 14 2014 8:00 AMBecause Why Not: A Volcano Tornado (Video)
Science
Sept. 12 2014 11:26 AMWhy Identical Twins Aren’t Really Identical
Science
Sept. 11 2014 1:29 PMDid DNA Evidence Really Identify Jack the Ripper?Behind the hype is some shoddy forensic science.
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 11 2014 11:15 AMXkcd Creator Randall Munroe’s New Book: What If?
Science
Sept. 10 2014 4:15 PMWhy Is So Much Honey Clover Honey?Honeybees pollinate almonds and fruit trees, but we don’t have much almond honey.
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 10 2014 12:03 PM50 Kilometers From a Comet
Wild Things
Sept. 10 2014 10:30 AMWhy I Gave Mouth-to-Mouth Resuscitation to a Turtle (Video)
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 9 2014 10:08 AM97 Percent, 97 Hours, 97 Climate Scientists
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 9 2014 7:30 AMDid a Meteorite Impact in Nicaragua over the Weekend?
Medical Examiner
Sept. 8 2014 3:30 PMMeasuring MicroLivesHow to calculate the exact impact of daily choices on every precious minute of your life.
Science
Sept. 17 2014 10:20 AMWhite People Are Fine With Laws That Harm BlacksThe futility of fighting criminal justice racism with statistics.
Medical Examiner
Sept. 16 2014 11:46 PMThe Scariest Campfire StoryMore horrifying than bears, snakes, or hook-handed killers.
Science
Sept. 16 2014 1:39 PMThe Case of the Missing CerebellumHow did a Chinese woman live 24 years missing part of her brain?
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 15 2014 11:00 AMThe Comet and the Cosmic Beehive (Photo)
New Scientist
Sept. 14 2014 8:38 AMScientific Misconduct Should Be a CrimeIt’s as bad as fraud or theft, only potentially more dangerous.
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 13 2014 8:00 AMIt’s Been 15 Years Since We Lost the Moon and Moonbase Alpha
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 12 2014 7:30 AMRosetta’s Comet Wakes Up and Starts Jetting
Science
Sept. 11 2014 12:27 PMTrench WarfareThe feds want to define “waters of the United States” scientifically. Farmers are freaked out.
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 11 2014 7:30 AMHank Green Learns How to Measure the Stars
Science
Sept. 10 2014 4:04 PMCan Blue Whales Recover?Populations off California may have reached historic levels, but that is not the case everywhere.
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 10 2014 11:00 AMDoctor Who Podcast Episode 3: “Robot of Sherwood”
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 10 2014 7:30 AMHow One Woman Is Turning Her Online Harassment Into Art
Wild Things
Sept. 9 2014 9:00 AMA Parrot Passes the Marshmallow Test
Science
Sept. 8 2014 4:00 PMThe Smartest SnakesThe strange myths and even stranger reality of cottonmouths. 
Bad Astronomy
Sept. 8 2014 7:30 AMBetelgeuse: The Clock Is Ticking, and the Alarm Is Set for 100,000 Years

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