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Lupus and Other Autoimmune Diseases Strike Far More Women Than Men. Now There’s a Clue Why

Lupus and Other Autoimmune Diseases Strike Far More Women...

Women are far more likely than men to get autoimmune diseases, and new research...

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Why NASA’s New Climate Satellite is Studying Clouds and Phytoplankton

Why NASA’s New Climate Satellite is Studying Clouds and...

NASA's new PACE satellite will study phytoplankton in the ocean and atmospheric...

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How to See the First Solar Eclipse of 2024

How to See the First Solar Eclipse of 2024

A rare total solar eclipse will occur across Mexico, the U.S., and Canada on April...

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Some Experts Want a New ‘Category 6’ For Stronger Hurricanes

Some Experts Want a New ‘Category 6’ For Stronger Hurricanes

In a new study, two climate scientists propose a sixth category for storms with...

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How Implanted Brain Chips Like Neuralink Could Change Our Lives

How Implanted Brain Chips Like Neuralink Could Change Our...

Elon Musk announced on Monday that the first human has received a brain implant...

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As the Ice Melts, Polar Bears Are Failing to Find Enough Food on Land

As the Ice Melts, Polar Bears Are Failing to Find Enough...

Denied ice platforms to hunt for seals, the great predators are becoming land scavengers.

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2024 Marks an Important Year in NASA’s Search for Extraterrestrial Life

2024 Marks an Important Year in NASA’s Search for Extraterrestrial...

NASA plans to launch a new spacecraft to learn more about whether the ocean on one...

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Climate Change Will Make Locust Outbreaks ‘Increasingly Hard to Prevent and Control’

Climate Change Will Make Locust Outbreaks ‘Increasingly...

Extreme wind and rain may lead to bigger and worse desert locust outbreaks, according...

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Nearly Half of the World’s Migratory Species Are in Decline, U.N. Report Says

Nearly Half of the World’s Migratory Species Are in Decline,...

About 44% of migratory species worldwide are declining in population, according...

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Astronomers Find What May Be the Universe’s Brightest Object With a Black Hole Devouring a Sun a Day

Astronomers Find What May Be the Universe’s Brightest Object...

The record-breaking quasar—with a black hole at its heart growing so fast that it...

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Build a Snowshoe for Santa –  STEM Challenge

Build a Snowshoe for Santa – STEM Challenge

This simple Santa STEM challenge teaches kids about the physics of snowshoes in...

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Why do robins have a red breast?

Why do robins have a red breast?

Robins are a bird we commonly associate with winter and Christmas, but why do robins...

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Stories, Science and Secrets Podcast

Stories, Science and Secrets Podcast

Here at Science Sparks, we love audiobooks and podcasts, especially if they are...

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Christmas Print and Play Book – Festive Paper Science Experiments

Christmas Print and Play Book – Festive Paper Science Experiments

My Christmas print and play mini book is free and contains six easy Christmas science...

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Fun Reindeer Facts for Kids

Fun Reindeer Facts for Kids

Reindeer are animals often associated with Christmas and winter. Did you know reindeer...

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Racing  Reindeer – STEM Challenge

Racing Reindeer – STEM Challenge

This racing reindeer activity works well outside and indoors if you have enough...