Thomas Jefferson wrote parts of the Declaration of Independence in a Philadelphia tavern.
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"Wives must understand that the life-giving fluid called the semen, which is produced in the creative organs of the man, is of great value in the upbuilding of his own body"
In this short animated video, Xiangjun Shi (who goes by "Shixie") explains why she studies Physics. Of course, it helps that she also studied Animation, so can make great stuff like this.
Since April, Police Scotland has received over 600,000 emergency phone calls. But not all of them were for emergencies.
In May, NASA funded mechanical engineer Anjan Contractor and his company, Systems & Materials Research Corporation, with $125,000 to build a model of a 3D food printer.
On Fridays, we ask a series of unrelated questions. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...
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Marvel's god of thunder returns to the big screen this weekend in Thor: The Dark World. Here are a few facts about the Silver Age superhero.
It’s the most frequent word in the English language, accounting for around 4 percent of all the words we write or speak.
Tastes change over time, but if you're a certain age, you no doubt remember being a passionate fan of these fashions, items, and activities in your younger days.