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30

Dec

The strangest science stories of 2013Did scientists find a link to the abominable snowman? Is urine a viable way to generate electricity?

The strangest science stories of 2013
Did scientists find a link to the abominable snowman? Is urine a viable way to generate electricity?

28

Dec

The most obvious findings of 2013Scientists discover that reality TV skews reality, that fried food is bad for you and that people are more likely to buy cheap fruit.

The most obvious findings of 2013
Scientists discover that reality TV skews reality, that fried food is bad for you and that people are more likely to buy cheap fruit.

20

Dec

Holiday in lights: The top aurora videos of 2013As the sun reaches the apex of its 11-year solar cycle, here’s a look back at some of the most impressive videos of aurora borealis and australis recorded in 2013.

Holiday in lights: The top aurora videos of 2013
As the sun reaches the apex of its 11-year solar cycle, here’s a look back at some of the most impressive videos of aurora borealis and australis recorded in 2013.

08

Jan


 The global warming hot list for 2013 



It’s possible to spot some trends that may influence climate change coverage and politics in the year ahead.
It’s possible to spot some trends that may influence climate change coverage and politics in the year ahead.

06

Jan


 Goals to nourish body and soul in 2013 



A fresh year gives us the opportunity to make new plans and priorities. Nourishing our bodies, minds, and souls is my goal for my family.
A fresh year gives us the opportunity to make new plans and priorities. Nourishing our bodies, minds, and souls is my goal for my family.

03

Jan


 Sun rings in New Year with solar eruption 



The bright plume of super-magnetic plasma was described by officials as a ‘New Year’s Eve Ballet.’
The bright plume of super-magnetic plasma was described by officials as a ‘New Year’s Eve Ballet.’

01

Jan


 13 must-see stargazing events in 2013 



2013 will bring several spectacular skywatching events, including seeing several planets at once, meteor showers, and several eclipses.
2013 will bring several spectacular skywatching events, including seeing several planets at once, meteor showers, and several eclipses.

28

Dec


 Americans’ surprising food vows for 2013 



The top 5 consumer health trends for 2013 will be food-waste consciousness, workplace wellness, mini-meals and snacking, veganism and gluten-free diets.
The top 5 consumer health trends for 2013 will be food-waste consciousness, workplace wellness, mini-meals and snacking, veganism and gluten-free diets.