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Anthrax is not a chemical substance. Anthrax is alive!

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Spiders don’t care about saving human lives. But one species that likes to feast on mosquitoes could help prevent the spread of malaria.

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You generally get vitamins from food. Vitamin D, however, can also be synthesized in the skin from sunlight!

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Scientists identify species in various different ways. Why use so many different tools? Why not just stick with a single concept?

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Quantum computing can process huge amounts of data thousands of times faster than the computers you use today. And speed matters, because the world is producing more data than ever.

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Did you know that your body is constantly eating itself? When parts of your cells are damaged or no longer useful, they get broken down and recycled.

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Is invisibility real? Kind of. By manipulating your perception of how light rays interact with an object, you can see around or through the object.

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Categorizing people based on their appearance have helped your distant ancestors survive. But it can be harmful when these categories form the basis of racial stereotypes.

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Although the seventh row of the periodic table of elements is now complete, the table itself may not be fully complete. If you discovered a new element, what would you name it?

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Every time you log in to Facebook, you need to send your password to the company’s server. So how can you make sure that no one can eavesdrop on your communications, steal your password, and get access to your account?

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