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Chicago Adventure, Part Four: Rodents of Unusual Size (And Other Mammals, Too)

Chicago Adventure, Part Four: Rodents of Unusual Size (And Other Mammals, Too)

The Chicago Field Museum is one of the largest and most respected natural history museums in the world. Join me as we go behind the scenes! Dun dun dun! Are these elephants?! Yes. – Oh my god! Here, oh let me just open my cabinet of elephants. Good thing I’ve been working out. Oh my …

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Moore’s Law and The Secret World Of Ones And Zeroes

Moore’s Law and The Secret World Of Ones And Zeroes

Behold! The transistor, a tiny switch about the size of a virus that can control the flow of a small electrical current. It’s one of the most important inventions ever because when it’s on, it’s on and when it’s off, it’s off. Sounds simple. Probably too simple. But this “either/or” situation is incredibly useful because …

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Zebra Bits

Zebra Bits

Welcome… to… The Brain Scoop! We’re back, with Anna Goldman, and today we have a zebra! How long do you think it was in the freezer? Oh god, I don’t know, um… – Did I already ask that? I would assume, since he was pretty far back, and in a bucket, it’s definitely longer than …