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Curiosities: How do fish gills work?

April 26, 2007

Question submitted by Matthew Burns, 7th Grade, Sennett Middle School.

Curiosities: Can dogs be trained not to bark?

April 25, 2007

"Yes, absolutely," said canine authority and UW–Madison adjunct associate professor of zoology Patricia McConnell. When confronting the natural tendency of our…

Curiosities: Why does it seem women like chocolate so much more than men do?

April 25, 2007

Chocolate doesn’t just tingle the tongue; it’s a soup of many compounds that affect the brain, including caffeine and theobromines. And it’s true: chocolate…

Curiosities: What are clouds made of?

April 14, 2007

Question submitted by Jimmy Andruss, 7th Grade, Sennett Middle School.