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If you need help, don't buy self-help books
self helpFriday July 3, 2009 6:01PM ET
If people are instructed to focus exclusively on positive thoughts, they may find negative thoughts to be especially discouraging. The result: "I'm beautiful" turns into "I'm ugly".
Forward to the past
Pangaea UltimaFriday June 26, 2009 6:01PM ET
Two hundred and fifty million years ago the Earth was one supercontinent named Pangaea. Let's jump 250 million years in the future: it will be one piece of land again, just with a different name - Pangaea Ultima.
Studies that hurt my brain. Again.
Studies that hurt my brainFriday June 19, 2009 6:01PM ET
Here it is: the second instalment of studies insult common sense. It seems that researchers can get the money for anything they want and sometimes the results are unbelievable.
Phantom traffic jams
Phantom traffic jamsFriday June 12, 2009 6:01PM ET
Countless hours are lost in traffic jams every year but those jams have no cause - no accident, no stalled vehicle, no lanes closed...
The smallest star known to host a planet
new planetFriday June 5, 2009 6:01PM ET
Astrometry, a long-proposed tool for hunting planets, finnaly caught a Jupiter-like planet orbiting one of the smallest stars.
Would like to use your iPod for one billion years?
iPodFriday May 29, 2009 4:21PM ET
Packing more digital music onto silicon chips in MP3 player is like squeezing more strawberries into the same size supermarket carton.
Scotty, beam us up!
MoonFriday May 22, 2009 7:01PM ET
NASA's return to the moon will get a boost in June with the launch of the upcoming missions of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO, and the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS.
I must think about it, monkey said
monkeyFriday May 15, 2009 6:01PM ET
Monkeys playing a game have revealed that their brains register missed opportunities and learn from their mistakes.
The next Star Trek movie could be documentary
enterpriseFriday May 8, 2009 6:01PM ET
Can travelling at warp speed ever become a reality? It seems that two professors have good arguments in favour of 'yes'.
Ancient Karnak brought to life
Digital KarnakFriday May 1, 2009 6:01PM ET
Digital Karnak traces the site's evolution over two millennia, encompassing 63 distinct features of this major religious center.
A wall in a haystack
Great Wall of ChinaFriday April 24, 2009 6:01PM ET
I applaud to new technologies and discoveries, but how can you manage not to see 2000 kilometres of the Great Wall of China?
I bet that gambling is not good
gamblingFriday April 17, 2009 6:01PM ET
Is gambling good or bad? Well, you can't gamble your way to economic health.
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