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Nikola Tesla: 5G Network Could Realize His Dream of Wireless Electricity
  • 9 April 2021
The pioneering electrical engineer Nikola Tesla theorized that electricity could be transmitted wirelessly through the...
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6 Tips to Help You Detect Fake Science News
  • 16 March 2021
If a science article sounds too good to be true or too wacky to be...
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Can the Laws of Physics Disprove God?
  • 22 February 2021
‘If there is a God who created the entire universe and ALL of its laws...
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Do You See Red Like I See Red?
  • 5 February 2021
Color is an inherent part of visual experience, as fundamental as gravity. So how could...
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Why Does It Take Longer to Fly from East to West?
  • 25 January 2021
The jet stream can have a big impact on how long a plane ride will...
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Why Do Smoke Alarms Keep Going Off Even When There’s No Smoke?
  • 11 January 2021
Sensors in smoke detectors monitor how particles in the air affect a flow of current...
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Salt Doesn’t Melt Ice – Here’s How It Actually Makes Winter Streets Safe
  • 21 December 2020
Salt is a cheap and effective way to protect roads from ice due to a...
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Why Do Different Countries Have Different Electrical Outlet Plugs?
  • 21 December 2020
To understand why electric outlets aren’t all the same, you need to know how a...
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Is the Star of Bethlehem Making a Comeback?
  • 17 December 2020
On Dec. 21, 2020, Jupiter and Saturn will cross paths in the night’s sky. Is...
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Scientists Suggest US Embassies Were Hit with High-Power Microwaves
  • 10 December 2020
The mystery ailment that has afflicted U.S. embassy staff and CIA officers off and on...
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Here’s When You Might See the Northern Lights in December 2020
  • 10 December 2020
The aurora borealis was visible in parts of the northern hemisphere in 2020, including areas...
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Your Brain’s Built-In Biases Insulate Your Beliefs from Contradictory Facts
  • 1 December 2020
Several well-known mechanisms in human psychology enable people to continue to hold tight to beliefs...
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