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Wildfire smoke seeds the air with potentially dangerous microbes

A rare fungal infection has been spreading throughout the western United States. In a little more than two decades, cases in Arizona and California have climbed more than sixfold. Called Valley fever, the disease can cause coughing, fever, chest...

Analyze This: Sharks aren’t as scary as what you see on TV

You can hear it in the eerie music. Or in the narrator’s tone. Something bad is going to happen. On Shark Week, a week of documentary-style shows on cable TV, suspenseful sounds often cue tales of terrifying shark...

Take a look at this weird, bendy type of ice

Ice has a tendency to crack into shards. Try to bend an icicle, and it’ll snap in two. So ice’s reputation for being stiff and brittle seems well-established. But thin, pristine threads of ice are bendy and elastic. Peizhen Xu...

200 Free Lesson Plans for Science and Engineering

By Amy Cowen on August 31, 2021 9:00 AM Plan your school year with ease! Choose from 200+...

Let’s learn about artificial intelligence

You can ask Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa, for a lot of things. To play music, read the news or tell you the weather. You can even ask her to define “artificial intelligence.” “Artificial intelligence,” Alexa says, “is the ability...

Kids lost more than learning when COVID closed their schools

It’s the start of a new school year. Most years, that means backpacks stocked with fresh pencils, crisp notebooks and snacks. This back-to-school season, many students will carry extra baggage. They’ll hit classrooms toting traumas, worries and gaps...
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We Will Participate In 2024 Olympics – Weightlifting President Assures

The President, Nigeria Weightlifting Federation (NWF), Abdul Ibrahim, has pledged that weightlifters will participate in the next Olympics in...
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