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Aug 8, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Nuclear bomb testing from the 50s and 60s had at least one perk: it's enabling scientists now to learn that many sharks are much older. Continue reading →
Jul 16, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
It’s a classic problem with every new and disruptive technology bring with it the possibility of evil.
Jun 13, 2014 01:50 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Two nuclear bombs that could have exploded in North Carolina miraculously did not.
Feb 7, 2014 02:32 PM ET // AFP
Construction workers discovered the live WWII bomb, prompting the evacuation of 2,260 people.
Jan 30, 2014 09:32 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Why do so many conspiracy theory believers resort to violence? The answer lies in psychology. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2013 12:17 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
What's the best way to explore Jupiter's icy moon Europa? If tests by British scientists and engineers are anything to go by, bombing its icy crust with a heavy bullet-shaped penetrator should do the trick. Continue reading →
Jun 21, 2013 02:23 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Old conspiracy claims about the crash of TWA Flight 800 have resurfaced; what keeps conspiracies alive? Continue reading →
Jun 6, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Humans produce new neurons in the brain every day, which can be shown by time-stamping cells to atomic bomb tests. Continue reading →
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