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  • All Scientific Papers Should Be Free; Here's Why They're Not

    Have you ever tried to access scientific research but the website says you have to pay? Why is that? Shouldn't information be free?

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  • What Anti-Vaxxers Can Tell Us About Confirmation Bias

    While you may disagree with anti-vaxxers, the issue shows a powerful truth about how we seek information we agree with.

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  • Why Do Pregnant Women Crave Certain Foods?

    Research from SUNY Albany indicates it may have to do with psychology and cultural factors, rather than a direct causal relationship.

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  • Why a Lack of Sleep Makes Us Crave Snacks

    If you find yourself particularly hungry after a night of little sleep, you are not alone

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  • What It Feels Like at 10,000 Feet Under the Sea

    Deep sea exploration is equal parts mesmerizing and terrifying

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  • What It's Like To Sleep Inside a Volcano

    Nothing like the sound of a lava lake to put you to sleep

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  • How To Maximize Happiness On Your Next Vacation

    Research shows there's a right way and wrong way to plan, experience, and return from your vacation

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  • Why You Shouldn't Always Trust Science

    Using confounding language in scientific studies makes them more believable, but turns out it could all be a lie.

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  • Why Do Some People Feel Joint Pain When It Rains?

    Some people say their joint pain can predict changes in weather before it happens. Is there any science to back this up?

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  • Why It Sucks To Have Too Many Choices

    You make choices everyday, but can too many choices actually hurt your brain?

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