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Stay-at-home science project: Use fire to push an egg into a bottle
Humpty Dumpty’s lucky he only fell off a wall.
When a plane loses pressure, here’s what happens to your body
121 passengers found out recently when a Jet Airways flight crew forgot to pressurize the cabin.
NASA Is Putting SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Through The Wringer
Making sure the capsule performs well under pressure
Why Do Shower Curtains Billow Inward?
Short answer: Blame it on hot air, or swirling air, or something else
Prosthetic Limbs Could Have Artificial Skin That Really Feels
It can transmit different amounts of pressure, just like real skin
Paralyzed Man Becomes First To ‘Feel’ With Sophisticated Hand Prosthetic
It's the closest we have come to a naturally functioning hand
Herpes Virus Shoots DNA Into Human Cells With Crazy High Internal Pressure
Herpes, having a blast.
A New Way to Keep Deep-Sea Creatures Alive at the Surface
The problem: Although scientists have been studying deep-sea animals since the 1860s, they still don’t know much about them. That’s … Continued
Did An Optical Illusion Doom the Titanic?
The Titanic may have struck an iceberg and sank helplessly because of a strange atmosphere-caused optical illusion, a new book … Continued
How Fungi Launch Spores is No Longer a Mystery
The case of the airborne spores, solved