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  1. Psychology

    Roller coaster thrills

    Riding roller coasters is about the need that some people have to seek thrills and take risks.

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  2. Brain

    A dog’s amazingly large vocabulary

    A border collie named Rico recognizes a surprisingly large number of words.

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  3. Environment

    A newspaper’s hidden cost

    Getting a newspaper electronically would be much better for the planet than receiving the paper version.

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  4. Tech

    Spinach power for solar cells

    A solar cell based on chemicals taken from spinach and bacteria converts light into electricity.

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  5. Tech

    The Incredible Shrunken Kids

    Researchers are using nanotechnology to develop superfast computers, amazing materials, and tiny robots.

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  6. Earth

    Distant quake changes geyser eruptions

    An Alaskan earthquake changed the timing of geysers thousands of miles away.

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  7. Tech

    The Incredible Shrunken Kids

    Researchers are using nanotechnology to develop superfast computers, amazing materials, and tiny robots.

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  8. Tech

    Spinach Power for Solar Cells

    A solar cell based on chemicals taken from spinach and bacteria converts light into electricity.

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  9. Earth

    Distant Quake Changes Geyser Eruptions

    An Alaskan earthquake changed the timing of geysers thousands of miles away.

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  10. Animals

    Hippo sweat is natural sunscreen

    Hippo "sweat" contains substances that fight microbes and screen out ultraviolet light.

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  11. Physics

    Project music

    From hard rock to country and classical, music comes into play in several award-winning science projects.

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  12. Planets

    Witnessing a Rare Venus Eclipse

    On June 8, Venus will cross in front of the sun for the first time since 1882.

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