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Polly Want to Be a Hacker?
Animal psychologist Irene Pepperberg is working to bring her feathered friends into the digital age.
Just the Facts: Traveling Hall of Fame
Everything you ever wanted to know about the memorabilia on display in the traveling Baseball Hall of Fame.
At What Level of the Animal Hierarchy Do We Find True Sleep?
According the UCLA School of Medicine, the presence of sleep has traditionally been judged by a variety of behavioral criteria.
Does Vodka Get Colder Than Ice If Stored in the Freezer?
Vodka and ice will have the same temperature if stored in the same freezer. But unlike water, vodka will not freeze.
A Trompe L’Oeil That Is Not Hard to See Through
Why do the eyes in some paintings appear to follow the viewer around the room?
Neuroscience: How nicotine rewires your noggin.
Spiders in Love
Animal behavior: Male G. cancriformis spiders prefer to mate with virgins.
When the scammers got tough, a crusader got going and going and going.
Master of Mysteries
Ivan Moscovich likes nothing better than a riddle wrapped inside an enigma.
Toon Town’s Surgeon General
When Mickey or Bullwinkle falls to pieces, it's Ron Stark to the rescue!