Next time you're watching a sunset on the beach, think about the amazing physics that's bringing you the view.
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Magical phenomena are even cooler when you understand the science behind them.
And illustrates some fundamentals of physics.
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The first color photo of Pluto, a warm-blooded fish, and much more
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A rainbow actually forms a circle. The center of the circle is always on an imaginary line between the sun and your head.
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As the U.S. campaigns against terrorism, new technologies will move to the front lines.