Last Saturday, on the stage of the Orpheum Theatre in Wichita, Kansas, entomologist Rachel Stone told the audience gathered there that a pile of animal poop is a lot like a pile of cheeseburgers—to a dung beetle, that is. 597 more words
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Once in a while, I get sort of insanely excited about something almost no one cares about. This did not happen in the case of the recent eclipse, which just hit everyone about two weeks after I began completely geeking out about it—thank you, NPR’s… 306 more words
- Each atom has a charged sub-structure consisting of a nucleus, which is made of protons and neutrons, surrounded by electrons.
- The periodic table orders elements horizontally by the number of protons in the atom’s nucleus and places those with similar chemical properties in columns. 88 more words