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This ancient rock is changing our theory on the origin of life | Tara Djokic

The Earth is 4.6 billion years old, but a human lifetime often lasts for less than 100 years. So why care about the history of our planet when the distant past seems so inconsequential to everyday life? You see, as far as we can tell, Earth is the only planet in our solar system known …


How to Survive an Earthquake, According To Science

Suddenly, a loud crash! A dish falls on the floor in your kitchen. Your dog barks and more things fall and smash. Your feet feel unsteady on the ground. What’s happening? It’s an earthquake, and you need to act fast. If you don’t, you could get injured, trapped or worse. So, how do you survive …


Desert Survival: Tips for Finding Water

It is said that Earth is the only planet known to have permanent bodies of liquid water on its surface, which is essential to sustain life January 2020, Mojave Desert All life on Earth requires water to survive Without water a person could die within three days But how much water does a person need …



How to Survive an Economic Depression, According to Science

How to Survive an Economic Depression, According to Science

Could The Great Depression happen to us again? We think of it as a terrible time, long ago, that could never occur again. But according to Forbes business magazine, another economic depression could happen, and it’s even likely to. In fact, the next great economic depression could be just as bad, or even worse, than …


How to Survive a Hurricane, According to Science

The first 21 days of a bee’s life | Anand Varma

The first 21 days of a bee’s life | Anand Varma

(Music) These bees are in my backyard in Berkeley, California. Until last year, I’d never kept bees before, but National Geographic asked me to photograph a story about them, and I decided, to be able to take compelling images, I should start keeping bees myself. And as you may know, bees pollinate one third of …


How to Survive a Flood, According to Science

How to Survive a Flood, According to Science

Floods wreak havoc all over the world, causing terrible damage to homes, ruining infrastructure, drowning people, and spreading disease after the flooding stops. What do you need to know to stay safe? Well, here’s how you can survive a flood, Before a flood, prepare for the worst situation that could possibly happen. This includes bottled …


Across the Smokies: Breaking an Endurance Record

The Appalachian Trail. A 2,143-mile-long path stretching from Springer Mountain, Georgia, to Mt. Katahdin, Maine. 71.4 miles of the Appalachian Trail, locally known as the AT, run through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Most backpackers take a week to hike this rugged section of the trail, but one Smoky Mountains park ranger, Dave Worth, …


What puts the ‘bomb’ in bombardier beetle? | Natural History Museum

From spikes to camoflage to detachable tails animals protect themselves in a wide range of ways One type of beetle takes it to the next level: it packs a boiling explosive punch There are around 400,000 species of beetle, and one group, the bombardier beetles, have devised one of the most interesting defence strategies in …

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