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  • 10 Historical Robots

    10 Historical Robots

    We think of robots as modern inventions, or maybe even retro creations meant to realize futuristic visions. But automata go back – way back – into history.

  • How Mermaids Work

    How Mermaids Work

    She's a Disney princess, a Starbucks Coffee logo and a metaphor for transformation. Occasionally, she's even "photographed." Why are humans so fascinated with these creatures?

  • What if you ate uranium?

    What if you ate uranium?

    You would probably be pretty freaked out if you ate uranium, right? Well, if you've ever eaten a potato or turnip, you may already have. How does your body deal with this radioactive substance?

  • How the Tesla Powerwall Works

    How the Tesla Powerwall Works

    There's no question that people are interested in solar energy. The problem has been how to store it. Could the much-hyped Powerwall home battery change that scenario?

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