Tag: explainer

Jun 3, 2019

Aerogels are the World’s Lightest Solids

Aerogels are the World’s Lightest Solids

They have been used on Mars missions and the Stardust comet particle-return mission

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May 23, 2019

An FBI Agent On How To Read Body Language

An FBI Agent On How To Read Body Language

FBI agent and body language expert Joe Navarro breaks down the ways we communicate non-verbally

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May 15, 2019

The Side Effects of Vaccines – How High is the Risk?

The Side Effects of Vaccines – How High is the Risk?

Vaccines are one of our best tools to prevent dangerous diseases, but they come with side effects. So would it be safer not to vaccinate?

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May 13, 2019

Why Are 96,000,000 Black Balls On This Reservoir?

Why Are 96,000,000 Black Balls On This Reservoir?

The claim was they reduce evaporation, but that isn’t the case at all

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Apr 18, 2019

How Leonardo da Vinci Made a Google Map in 1502

How Leonardo da Vinci Made a Google Map in 1502

Leonardo da Vinci’s known for his art and inventions — but also his groundbreaking maps

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Apr 15, 2019

The Real Reason Boeing’s New Plane Crashed Twice

The Real Reason Boeing’s New Plane Crashed Twice

On the surface, this is a technical failure. But the real story is about a company’s desire to beat their rival.

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Apr 4, 2019

Alex Honnold Breaks Down Iconic Rock Climbing Sce… OMG Look At His Hands

Alex Honnold Breaks Down Iconic Rock Climbing Sce… OMG Look At His Hands

Legendary climber Alex Honnold breaks it down

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