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How to invent everything
NASA GoddardOctober 8, 2010 ET
What do you do when you don't have material, don't have blueprints, there's nobody to help you and you must build a device that will fly to space? Well, you roll up your sleeves and invent - everything.
The Bacterial Opera and crazy prizes
Ig Nobel 2010October 1, 2010 ET
BP, Goldman Sachs, Lehman Brothers, bearded scientist, bacteria and people who wear socks on the outside of their shoes - they are stars of this year's Ig Nobel prize, a hilarious event that reminds us that science can be fun. And a bit weird.
Lost beasts of Laramidia
Dinosaur LaramidiaSeptember 24, 2010 ET
Some animals are quite happy with one horn but their ancient relatives obviously weren't: new dinosaur, the inhabitant of the lost continent of Laramidia, had 15 horns. But that's is just one of the remarkable findings from Utah.
I've got you under my artificial skin
Artificial skinSeptember 17, 2010 ET
Who jumps for joy when a small annoying fly lands on his face? Well, scientist. Stanford researchers, to be more precise, who developed artificial skin that can feel the slightest pressure.
How our brain defines us as individual beings
Brain restingSeptember 10, 2010 ET
When you are just sitting and doing nothing, what is your brain doing? What happens when you are wandering around, looking at nature and "resting your brain?" Well, it turned out that your brain is very busy defining yourself as an individual being.
Solar system like ours
Solar systemSeptember 3, 2010 ET
Looking at that solar systems and not just at individual planet in the deep space, astronomers found the system very similar to ours. The evidence that we are not alone are stronger with every new discovery.
Water polo in the jungle
Mayan poolAugust 27, 2010 ET
Imagine a pool in your backyard, as large as a football field and covered with the state of the art ceramic. A true sign of wealth, isn't it? Well, Mayan people, far from wealthy population, have had it in the middle of the jungle some 1,500 years ago.
O ye, of little faith! It's influenza!
BibleAugust 20, 2010 ET
How to get your paper published in a serious scientific magazine? It's easy: you just need to use a lot of words from scientific jargon. That's it. It will be published. You may even write that Jesus was an expert for influenza.
Print me some food
Food printerJuly 30, 2010 ET
While all replicators are still in the Alpha Quadrant, two MIT students decided they won't wait for Captain Janeway: they made a food printer here on Earth.
The Moon is wet
MoonJuly 23, 2010 ET
We tend to think that there's nothing exciting on our closest space neighbour. However, after discovering water on the Moon, that rock that follows us is again "in".
The mystery of Tutankhamun
TutankhamunJuly 16, 2010 ET
Legendary pharaoh Tutankhamun was on the throne for just ten years but his life is the source of many mysteries. Now, another scientist claims that he solved the mystery of his death.
A new Valley of Kings?
SaqqaraJuly 9, 2010 ET
A double, 4,300 year old tomb, with colourfull paintings in Saqqara near Cairo is the new exciting discovery that could lead to more discoveries in that area.

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