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Crimes are solved almost entirely through forensic evidence and the technical aspects of the show amaze you. But does Hollywood have it right? What exactly does crime scene investigation involve?

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The human brain is separated into left and right hemispheres by the longitudinal fissure but remains in contact via nerve fibers called the corpus callosum. Even if areas of the brain are specialized we do not notice this lateralization.

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Other than in dire cases, diet pills carry more risk than benefits. Dieting and exercise are still the best ways to control our weight.

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Who knew one of the most beautiful birds in nature are predated by cats, other birds, insects, and even us!

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Let's Talk Geology!  You've definitely heard of mountains and valleys, and you may be familiar with plateaus and plains, but what do all of these have in common? They are all types of landforms!

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Birds do it, bees probably don't, but almost all mammals do, including humans. That's right...we all yawn, and here are some theories as to why.

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