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On the Road to Sweetness: A Clear-Cut Destination?

On the Road to Sweetness: A Clear-Cut Destination?

Margaretta Midura November 4, 2012 0

The well-known concept that different parts of the tongue sense different tastes is inaccurate - in reality, all parts of the tongue can sense any taste

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Behind the Power to be Limitless

Behind the Power to be Limitless

Liya Lomsadze May 12, 2011 6

The new movie “Limitless” brings up the age-old question: how much of our brain can we access

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Targeted Fat Loss: Myth or Reality?

Targeted Fat Loss: Myth or Reality?

Elena Perry April 3, 2011 25

“Is Targeted Fat Loss Possible?” Infomercials say yes, but scientists say no.

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Inception: Is it really just a dream?

Inception: Is it really just a dream?

Robyn Shaffer February 14, 2011 0

Since its release in July 2010, Inception gave cinematic portrayal to a world which we could only dream of—a world in which our dreams can be invaded, manipulated, and even controlled. Leonardo DiCaprio plays

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Hidden Dangers Lurk on the Gridiron

Hidden Dangers Lurk on the Gridiron

Chenyu Lin December 1, 2010 0

Coming off a near-perfect 2007 season that ended tragically with an upset by the New York Giants in Super Bowl XLII, New England quarterback Tom Brady was ready to reclaim the championship that had

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Does Zero Gravity Exist in Space?

Does Zero Gravity Exist in Space?

Chidi Akusobi October 2, 2010 47

We have all seen footage of astronauts floating freely in space, performing twists and turns that seem to defy gravity. As a result of these portrayals, many people believe that there is zero gravity

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Does Sugar Really Make Children Hyper?

Does Sugar Really Make Children Hyper?

Nancy Huynh September 1, 2010 29

When your younger siblings or the kids you’re babysitting start bouncing off the walls and driving you insane, you’re more likely than not to blame their behavior on a “sugar high.” But is sugar

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Vaccines Cause Autism

Vaccines Cause Autism

Melissa Stone April 24, 2010 0

A sizable number of parents with autistic children believe early vaccinations are the cause of their children's condition. However, numerous investigations have failed to provide substantial evidence for either hypothesis. Why, then, do so

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Mythbusters: The Common Cold: A Misnamed Virus

Mythbusters: The Common Cold: A Misnamed Virus

Alicia Darnell October 25, 2009 0

Despite popular belief, winter is not guilty of causing you to cough and sneeze all night, causing your throat to hurt, or causing your sinuses to weigh ten pounds. Correlation does not always imply

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