Why Music Sounds Bad Or Good: Your Brain Knows The Next NoteAs the concert begins, your brain is anticipating some essential properties of the sound and may even be adjusting what you will hear toward what you are expecting, all in milliseconds.
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How Science Helps Golfers Drain Those Tricky PuttsTips from physics, physiology, and maybe even music can help you improve your score...
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Steam Stones Safer Than Hookah, But Only If You Smoke Them RightWill there ever be a truly safe way to smoke?
What Would Happen If You Dropped A Super Ball Off The Empire State Building?The Super Ball is so ubiquitous even the Super Bowl was supposedly inspired by it, and now physics know exactly why and how it does its super things.
Beer Tasting Electronic 'Tongue' Gives Computer Discerning Palette For Good BrewsComputerized "tongue" can taste differences in beer, with incredible accuracy, leading to better quality beer.
100-Year-Old Killer Whale Grandmothers Guide Orca Pods To FoodPacific killer whale females were more likely to lead the groups than males, and the older females were more likely to lead when fish were hard to find.
The Physics Of The Philadelphia Amtrak Derailment: What Happens When Steel Rails Do Battle With Steel Traveling At 106 MPHDouble the train's speed and you quadruple the centripetal force on the rails.
Is Wine Vegan? Sure, Except For The Egg Whites, Gelatin, Milk Products And Fish Parts(Inside Science Currents Blog) -- Is your wine vegan? It seems like an odd question: wine is made of grapes, grapes fall solidly under the "not an animal product" label, therefore it would seem that wine is a vegan-friendly beverage.