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So You Want to go to Mars?

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Can't wait to get into outer space? Well there's a bit you need to know first... Spending time in zero gravity can have some pretty extreme effects on the human body. Still scientists are already making plans for long trips to other planets, but first we have to start with a few experiments here on Earth — and it all starts with astronaut Scott Kelly spending one full year in orbit.

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How Do Squirrels Find Their Nuts?

Astounding feats of animal memory.

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How Do Squirrels Find Their Nuts?

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100,000,000 Years From Now

What relics will the 'anthropocene' age leave behind?

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100,000,000 Years From Now

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Why Seasons Make No Sense

Day by day, country by country, we tend to measure seasons differently.

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Why Seasons Make No Sense

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This Is Not a Rainbow

The furthest extremes of light refraction phenomena.

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This Is Not a Rainbow

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