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Jun 18, 2015 07:52 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The premise behind 'Jurassic World' dates back nearly a century -- to the creator of Sherlock Holmes.
Jun 3, 2015 12:51 PM ET // Renee Morad
New findings emphasize that there’s strength in numbers, especially when making predictions about certain pop culture events. Continue reading →
May 6, 2015 09:00 AM ET // AFP
Algorithms and computer analysis used to track pop music from 1960 to 2010 show hip hop was the single most important event in 50 years.
May 5, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Conventional wisdom about popular music is often mistaken, according to new science.
Apr 3, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Joanna Cole authored The Magic School Bus series, led by the unforgettable Ms. Frizzle. Continue reading →
Dec 22, 2014 06:41 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A survey of medical advice offered on TV talk shows finds that much of the information is not based in science. Continue reading →
Jun 3, 2014 09:16 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls have been arrested in the stabbing assault on another girl, allegedly to please a fictional urban legend character. Continue reading →
May 1, 2014 12:33 PM ET
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opened last week, and it's another awesome example of how science is making their way into pop culture.
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