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The top 20 catchiest songs of all time, according to science

A year-long survey by the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester has revealed the top 10 most persistent earworms -- with the Spice Girls topping the list.

By November 3, 2014

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Video on the science behind brewing beer hops to it

PBS series "It's Okay To Be Smart" takes a look at how beer is made, and what external factors influence the final product.

By September 9, 2014

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IRS calling? Nope. It's a scam

CNET's Charlie Cooper got a call one day from the IRS -- or so the caller claimed. But it was an all too common social-engineering scam. And you could be next.

By August 31, 2014

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'Star Trek' style teleportation might be possible, says physicist

Scientists achieve reliable quantum teleportation for the first time with tiny bits of data. Will you be sent next?

By May 30, 2014

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Scientists achieve reliable quantum teleportation for first time

Einstein is wrong? That's the potential outcome of a quantum mechanics study as scientists race to disprove his views on entanglement.

By May 29, 2014

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NASA ForceShoes: Ugly sandals measure space exercise

The International Space Station will receive some unchic sandals to gauge the force on astronauts' bodies during exercise.

By May 29, 2014

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Suicide chatter on Twitter hints at state suicide rates -- study

Sifting through millions of tweets, researchers at Brigham Young say they found that each state's ratio of tweets discussing suicide strongly correlates with its actual suicide rate.

By October 11, 2013

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This is what it looks like when slime mold smiles

Researchers have translated the behavior of slime mold into "emotions" and displayed them, just as you'd expect, on a creepy robot face.

By August 19, 2013

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Amaysim '3-hour delivery' offer sees spike in sales

MVNO Amaysim's three-hour delivery service for new SIM cards ordered has seen a 70 per cent jump in Sydney CBD sales.

By July 31, 2013

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Tips from a social media one-night stand

Some thoughts and advice from the latest in a series of advanced social media workshops around the country. Some say the classes have a memorable name.

By March 24, 2013