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Is there really a 'calm before the storm'?

The birds stop chirping, and the wind chimes are silent. This eerie calm that's invaded your neighborhood is just a temporary pause before the shrills and shrieks of the incoming storm.

5 Ways to Save Money (Besides Giving Up Lattes)

Check out these five clever strategies financial experts suggest for saving a ton of money each year.

10 Unidentified Sounds That Scientists Are Seriously Looking Into

"Stop, what's that sound?" Doesn't it creep you out when you don't know? There are lots of sounds out there that baffle even scientists.

Why Do We Traditionally Clean Our Homes At the Beginning of Spring?

With your checklist and cleaning supplies in hand, you're ready to scrub your house from top to bottom. But where does this seasonal tradition come from?

Marked at Birth: Your Birth Month, Allergies and DNA Are Linked

Although scientists knew that birth season affected people's allergy risk, they didn’t know why this happened. A new study gets us one step closer.

Quiz: The Periodic Table Turns 150

It’s the ultimate cheat sheet for science class — and it’s right there hanging on the wall. What do you really know about the indispensable periodic table of elements?

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