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Science: Latest Scientific Discoveries

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7 Recent Scientific Discoveries Nobody’s Talking About

7 Recent Scientific Discoveries Nobody’s Talking About

Everyone is always talking about technological advancements and science constantly speeding up with each year. But why don’t we know how dinosaurs went extinct or if there was ever life on Mars? And what about space travel, hoverboards, and flying cars?! Ok, we’re not there yet, but here are some other recent discoveries that bring […]

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‘Dark DNA’ Is the Latest Mystery in the World of Genetics… But What Is It?

‘Dark DNA’ Is the Latest Mystery in the World of Genetics… But What Is It?

Dark matter is one of the biggest mysteries of astronomy today. There’s tons of evidence that it’s there, but try as we might we haven’t been able to find it. In biology there’s a similar problem: dark DNA. When scientists were exploring the sequenced genomes of certain birds and rodents they noticed something odd. A […]

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An Animated Introduction to Social Science
The End of Social Science as We Know it | Brian Epstein | TEDxStanford

The End of Social Science as We Know it | Brian Epstein | TEDxStanford

Translator: Ellen Maloney Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Let me take you back to the autumn of 2008, when the global financial system almost collapsed. Back in March, Bear Stearns had gone bankrupt, but people weren’t really sure then whether that was a one-off event, or whether it was foretelling something worse. Then in July, […]

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A Black Hole That Broke the Science

A Black Hole That Broke the Science

This year, on April 10th, scientists were finally able to do the unthinkable: they allowed humanity to look straight into the abyss of a super-massive black hole and take a photo like a tourist attraction! But even after these accomplishments, we still don’t know much about black holes at all, since one of them has […]

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How To Fall Asleep In 2 Minutes

How To Fall Asleep In 2 Minutes

If you’re anything like me, your night goes something like this. After an exhausting day you brush your teeth get into your Zelda themed pajamas snuggle up in bed, turn the lights off and then… …nothing. *crickets* No, not the good kind of nothing, the “literally 10 seconds ago I felt like I would die […]

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