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Spacex Dragon capsule
How American women won the vote
How do penguins swim?
Your nervous system
Light and colour
Explore the Milky Way
Armoured battlefield bulldozer
Killer crocodiles’ deadly anatomy
How dental drills work
EMERGING FROM THE DEAD
Huge diamonds formed near Earth’s core
Scientists discover spider wearing ‘Joker’ make-up
Star 2.5 million-times brighter than the Sun disappears
Massive underwater rivers discovered off the coast of Australia
Mysterious radiation spike detected over Scandinavia
Scientists spot flash of light from colliding black holes
Ancient humans ate snakes and lizards
Genes from ‘culturally extinct’ people discovered in living humans
Stagg EKG+ Electric Kettle
GE® Smart Microwave
Pico Model C
Mites live in your eyelashes
Ear wax isn’t made of wax
Blackheads aren’t filled with dirt
6 WHAT THE COLOUR OF YOUR SNOT SAYS ABOUT YOU
‘Fatbergs’ are clogging the sewers
17 Poop is used to power treatment plants
Bacteria causes milk to curdle
22 ‘Snottites’ hang in this cave that smells like eggs
21 American eggs are washed with soap
24 Honey is bee barf, but not as we know it
26 Silk is made from worm saliva
33 Starfish eject their own stomachs to eat
35 Skunks can spray up to three metres
HOW OPTICAL ILLUSIONS WORK
LITERAL OPTICAL ILLUSIONS
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COGNITIVE OPTICAL ILLUSIONS
3D street art
THE ELECTROMAGNETIC SPECTRUM
Galaxy on the move
When galaxies collide
Zapping cataracts with lasers
Revealing the secret of sonic booms
Invention of the blood bank
DREW’S METHOD OF SEPARATION
World’s first lunar telescope
Bringing broadband to the masses
Cracking HIV’S genetic code
THE BATTLE TO THE BALLOT BOX
5 SUFFRAGE SPEAKERS
The smartest PIGS on the planet?
Why do we get cavities?
Crocodile or alligator?
Why do some species exist for millions of years and others a lot less?
Why is the sea salty?
How do they make the Playstation 5’s graphics look so lifelike? Why didn’t they make PS4 or PS3 games look as good as in the recent demo?
What is global warming and how can we stop it?
Why do clothes shrink in the wash?
If we had a third eye, would we be able to see in 4D?
What would happen if you poured petrol in a diesel car, or vice versa?
Does fire have a weight?
How big can black holes get?
If I went to the beach and heated up the sand, would I be able to make glass?
What are armadillo scales made from and why have they evolved them?
How can my fingers find keys on the computer keyboard so quickly?
Endangered Animals: And How You Can Help
The Secret Explorers and the Comet Collision
The Kindness of Strangers
Lightning in the clouds
Let it grow
History & Science
How It Works - 2020-07-09
How It Works - 2020-09-03