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    I've been doing a lot of thinking about science

    and god lately and I've just been amazed at how much they compliment each other. Science is the study of natural world, and god is supernatural so to say that there is zero percent chance that god exist is preposterous. I don't know guys what do you think? I enjoy hearing other...
    MTBlake33 MTBlake33 22-25, M 7 Responses Feb 15

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    I'm more excited than I should be about the

    drone exploration of the volcano in Iceland...
    thefuturedoctor1 thefuturedoctor1 16-17, M Feb 3

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    Whenever you feel sad.

    . Just remember there are billions of cells in your body and all they care about is YOU :D
    hopeless220 hopeless220 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 28, 2014

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    I believe there are as many Galaxies in the

    Universe as there are stars in one Galaxy and as many universes as there are Galaxies in our Universe.
    johnny253 johnny253 66-70, M 6 Responses Jan 29

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    Crack That Whip...Did you ever wonder

    why (in skilled hands) a whip makes that loud, cracking sound? Well, whether you did or not, I'm going to tell you.The first part has to do with the size and balance of the whip. It is thicker and heavier at the handle; tapering to a thin, light bit at the end.The second part...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 3 Responses Feb 24, 2014

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    How them dudes finds stuff out like,

    how human brains take at least 2 secs to figure your surroundings or an event tht is taking place.
    rachel96826 rachel96826 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 22

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    I always loved Science.

    I remember growing watching Mr. Wizard on Nickelodeon and Bill Nye the Science Guy on Saturday mornings. My goal for this year is to read more Science books. I have a copy of Richard Dawkins book called "The Greatest Show on Earth." Next I want to read "Cosmos" by Carl Sagan. I...
    eartheyes82 eartheyes82 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    Oxygen is poisonous to human beings.

    Hold your breath or you will die.
    ThisLiar ThisLiar 16-17, T 6 Responses Feb 22

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    "There’s big news coming out of the Sample

    Analysis at Mars instrument suite (SAM) on NASA’s Curiosity rover. For the first time, organic matter has definitively been detected on Mars. In addition to finding organic compounds in rocks, SAM has also detected sharp increases and decreases in methane levels in the...
    Calif42 Calif42 46-50, M Jan 7

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    Another day of global warming damaging the world

    as we know it and still... A lot of people believe it does not exist. Fascinating. 
    BorderBetweenWorlds BorderBetweenWorlds 16-17 4 Responses Feb 12

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    Of all my friends, that share my passion of

    knowledge and wisdom, I'm the "Penny" of the group; if you have ever seen "The Big Bang Theory" on TBS.
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    Smoke on the Water...

      What you just saw in the video above was a guy dumping a bowl of liquid nitrogen into a swimming pool. This is really cool; both literally and figuratively. Nitrogen, while a gas in its normal state, can become a liquid under very cold temperatures; between -321 and -346...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 4 Responses Nov 24, 2014

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    Germanic Germanic 18-21, T 7 Responses Jan 22

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    What's really remarkable about it

    that never ceases to amaze me really are the cases where they're looking for possible motives from people.. And they go into a house let's say to look for anything, anything at all, any possible bit of evidence.. And they come to a conclusion that nothing at all can be found...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 7

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    Element name: WOMAN Symbol: WO Atomic weight:

    (don’t even go there) Physical properties: Generally round in form. Boils at nothing and may freeze at any time. Melts whenever treated properly. Very bitter if mishandled. Chemical properties: Very active. Highly unstable. Possesses strong affinity with gold, silver...
    Thevy29 Thevy29 31-35, M 4 Responses Feb 4, 2014

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    I have to write this somewhere

    so I can focus back on my work. The food babe, modern alternative mama, Stephanie messenger, Andrew Wakefield, Ms. Tenpenny, along with far too many other people, all deserve some special form of hell, both on earth and whatever future lies before us after we pass away. These...
    collegeguy134 collegeguy134 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 17

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    Scientific Facts About Chocolate

    Not that anyone needs a reason to eat chocolate, but...10. Chocolate contains tryptophan, a chemical in the brain that is used to produce the neurotransmitter, serotonin. High levels of serotonin stimulate the secretion of endorphins, and produce feelings of elation.9. Chocolate...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 8 Responses Oct 23, 2012

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    Experience Science

    While not a story per se, the following quote about science is one of my favorites... "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 5 Responses Sep 24, 2011

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    The Male And Female Brain

    This was inspired upon reading a story by one of my EP friends. Even though that story was humorous, and demonstrated an obvious and ongoing Pinterest fetish, I thought the topic an interesting one to explore.What follows is a simplification and will undoubtedly evoke the "Duh...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 3 Responses Jun 1, 2013

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    Science Fair... A student at Eagle Rock Junior

    High won first prize at the Greater Idaho Falls Science Fair on April 26th. In his project, he urged people to sign a petition demanding strict control (or total elimination) of the chemical "dihydrogen monoxide." Here were his reasons: 1) It can cause excessive sweating and...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 6 Responses May 8, 2014

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    Horse10202 Horse10202 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 4

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    Coffee

    I work with scientists. Yesterday I got a lesson in making coffee from a scientist. I shall attempt to impart his scientific wisdom... though much of it has escaped my mind already: Always use cold water. Something about how cold water holds more oxygen than warm, and oxygen is...
    Fallflower Fallflower 36-40, F 8 Responses Nov 15, 2013

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    Breaking news: NASA rover finds active,

    ancient organic chemistry on Mars - December 16, 2014.This is exciting news!.http://www.redorbit.com/news/space/1113300317/breaking-nasa-rover-finds-active-ancient-organic-chemistry-on-mars-121614/
    Calif42 Calif42 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 16, 2014

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    jacqueline212 jacqueline212 18-21, F 18 Responses Nov 27, 2014

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    Dangerous for Men This literally made me laugh

    out loud. It's important to keep them healthy, happy and safe, men. ;) (Besides, the plank position is good for your abs...) http://www.playboy.com/articles/science-reveals-most-dangerous-sex-position?utm_source=fb&utm_medium=social&utm_content=sexculture&utm_campaign...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 8 Responses Jan 22

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    I always find some topics difficult in subjects.

    Ionic Equilibrium.Its really a very difficult topic in chemistry.And confusing.Hydrolysis of salts,Buffer solution,Solubility equilibria of sparingly soluable salts. But it's very interesting and important topic. In physics I almost hate thermodynamics and heat.I love mechanics...
    GenuineAngel GenuineAngel 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 16

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    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 5 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    Some Like It Hot...Anyone

    who has ever drizzled, doused or drenched their food with hot sauce knows that it can make almost any dish taste better; but could these spicy condiments also make us a little happier?Hot sauces generally have five main ingredients: jalapeno peppers; vinegar; garlic powder; salt...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 4 Responses Apr 10, 2014

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    The Koyal Group Info Mag Review: Gamle

    Mennesker Avslore Hemmeligheter 3 Forskere analysert komplett genetiske hemmeligheter flere gamle mennesker i år, avslørende innsikt i hvordan folk ideer og sykdom spredt over hele verden. Forskere har fått så god til å jobbe med antikke scraps DNA, høsten, de avsløre...
    jadeinnbachmeier jadeinnbachmeier 22-25, F Jan 1

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    jacqueline212 jacqueline212 18-21, F Dec 2, 2014

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    It's Alive!

    What you've just seen is the reaction of mercury thiocyanate when exposed to a heat source. This is an exothermic reaction - it gives off heat and light.The reaction also produces various gases that result in the snake-like ash. In fact, this substance was used in pyrotechnics...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 15 Responses Aug 7, 2013

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    Why wouldn't anyone just love it!

    Some of it is so effing fascinating omg
    Mariyah22 Mariyah22 18-21, F 12 Responses Jan 8

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    Triple Suns ~

    Last week (11/1/13, to be exact), the following was seen in the sky over northern China.This is an example of the parhelion (the plural is “parhelia”). This phenomenon is more commonly known as a “sun dog” or “phantom sun”. Another example is shown below. This was...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 3 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    Ebbinghaus Illusion

    Below are two groups of blue circles surrounding an orange circle. Which orange circle is larger?If you said the orange circle on the right, you are absolutely incorrect. It turns out that both orange circles are exactly the same size.Our visual system perceives the size of the...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 5 Responses Aug 1, 2013

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    Biomedical.engineering

    Studies have shown...but they never show you who does the study. Who crunches numbers and wades through convoluted statistics. I am ones of those people. :D I love my job. I am a programmer and researcher at a biomechanics biomaterials laboratory. Basically we study everything...
    themarvelousme themarvelousme 26-30, M 7 Responses Jun 12, 2012

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    (Re)Light My Fire…  What gives?

    Is this some type of magic trick or computer manipulation? As usual, it is neither. It is science… When the wick burns, it also melts the wax in the candle. Some of that wax drips down the side and re-solidifies. Some of the wax, however, vaporizes. When you...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 5 Responses Feb 9

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    Bystander Effect

    "The bystander effect is a social psychological phenomenon that refers to cases in which individuals do not offer any means of help to a victim when other people are present. The probability of help is inversely related to the number of bystanders. In other words, the greater the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Nov 7, 2013

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    which is why I really really wanna study

    bioengineering premed so i can have a really good foundation in not only biology, but also physics and chemistry.
    ForestNymphet ForestNymphet 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Calif42 Calif42 46-50, M Feb 2

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    Candle In The Wind…  As stated in

    the video, the candle can not be extinguished when the box is in the way because the air can not get around it. The air will be deflected by the box and go off in different directions. This is shown in the diagram below.It was noted in the video that the air follows the curved...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 4 Responses Feb 23

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    DNA is not a living entity.

    It is not an intelligent life form. Therefore, it cannot evolve to develop a cell membrane or any other constituencies of a cell. A cell likewise, cannot exist without DNA, and therefore, neither a cell can exist without DNA nor can DNA exist without a cell, and the theory of...
    GJTF GJTF 22-25, M 18 Responses Dec 17, 2014

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    jacqueline212 jacqueline212 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 28, 2014

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    "Not only is the universe stranger

    than imagine, it is stranger that we can imagine." -Arthur Eddington(NASA)
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M Jan 15

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    Calif42 Calif42 46-50, M Jan 15

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    It seems the humanity is closer

    than ever to finally curing the terrible disease that is Alzheimers! Well done Stanford! Happy new year to everyone! http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/science-news/11280504/Has-Stanford-University-found-a-cure-for-Alzheimers-disease.html
    darkgent darkgent 22-25, M Jan 3

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    Ancient Water

    Scientists have discovered water that is estimated to be between 1.5 and 2.64 billion years old. It was found in a mine near Timmins, Ontario, Canada. These are among the oldest waters ever discovered. This water was likely on the surface back at that time, but infiltrated into...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 8 Responses May 17, 2013

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