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What's being made on the Kodak campus these days? Lots of stuff, including jars of pasta sauce.... READ ON
Which countries constitute "Scandinavia?" And what do Vikings have to do with it?... READ ON
The world premiere of a short film featuring Jane Goodall, chimpanzee expert and conservationist. ... READ ON
How much shuffling does it take to randomize a deck of cards? And how "random" can it become?... READ ON
It detects cosmic rays, and it doesn't look anything like a telescope. But still...SCIENCE!... READ ON
Step 1: Find a kid. Step 2: Find a kitchen. Step 3: Science Party!... READ ON
Let's play "name that film" using its first and last shots!... READ ON
"I said, 'Isn't it amazing. Here's my child looking up at that airplane and that airplane in the sky is as natural to her as a bird.' Because when I was born, the airplane did not exist. It was really the start of the beginning of impossible things happening." -Buckminster Fuller... READ ON
Alaska is so big that you could fit 75 New Jerseys in it.