Lego Large Hadron Collider

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The next best thing in Lego? Hopefully a Large Hadron Collider. Help this kit get off the ground by showing your support.

Raising Science-y Kids on the Cheap

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Raising science-loving kids doesn’t mean pricey STEM toys and classes. It has to do with saying “yes.” Here’s how it works.

Gut-what? How to Tell Dew from Guttation

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When the excess rain saturates the ground, plant life will adapt accordingly. One of the ways some plants will adapt to the excess available moisture is through a process known as guttation.

Happy Birthday, Stephen Hawking!

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I just wanted to take a moment to wish Stephen Hawking, one of the people who inspired me to study physics and astronomy, a very happy birthday!

Ads on Pinterest, Sigh

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Pinterest is now soliciting advertisers. Do you think this will change the way you use it?

Let’s Warp Time

perceived time, time acceleration, mindfulness to slow time,

Why does it feel like time is going by so quickly?

Start Your Day With a…Lunar Eclipse?

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If you’re in the mood to wake up a bit early tomorrow morning (October 8, 2014), you’ll get a pretty awesome lunar treat. That’s right, it’s total lunar eclipse time!