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Why won’t my shoes stay tied? Scientists are trying to figure it out.
All knots inevitably fail
Navy’s New Slab of Precision-Honed Granite–the World’s Largest–Will Improve Microgravity Studies
Testing how objects act in microgravity is not limited to astronauts on the space station. On Earth, you could do...
The Science of Spinning
This week, the Breakdown takes a hard look at angular momentum. Don't get dizzy!
The Breakdown: Head Spins
A strong stomach's only half the battle when it comes to setting the world record for head spinning