As grapes moved throughout Europe, people interbred domesticated vines with wild fruit.
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New research reveals how that familiar click of two things locking together works.
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New study presents new way to observe rate at which culture changes.
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New distilling technique creates a new, refreshing use for mashed peas.
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An analysis of more than 50 years of song lyrics identifies a dark trend in popular music.
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As Halloween approaches, stage blood takes the spotlight and chemistry tricks can treat viewers.
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One trick to making music sad? Use a solo instrument.
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The reasons that misinformation spreads over Twitter are as human as they are technological.
Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor
How do fireworks make shapes in the sky?
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This year's Oscar Sci-Tech awards go to new technologies that seamlessly blend virtual worlds with the real one.
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Physics Today magazine features a special article this month examining science stereotypes in the popular TV show
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