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Here are five horror tropes that science disproves.

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There are technologies that we make use of today that are, for all intents and purposes, magic to some people. Yet we still groan and complain about them.

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Here are seven revolutionary inventions for which Tesla was not given due credit.

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A scientist is so confident in his anti bed bug system that he released 400 of the parasites into a test chamber - and then slept in it overnight.

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Flash freezing, explosive depressurization - that's how people exposed to space seem to die in Hollywood, but what would actually happen?

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How many of these contraptions were you familiar with?

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This huge issue surrounding the gamergate controversy has gone unheard.

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Lava is deadlier than Hollywood would have you believe.

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Dr. Stephen Kane tell us about his research on exoplanets and how it relates to Civilization: Beyond Earth.

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We talk to the developer of Plague Inc. about his thoughts on Ebola and try to recreate the outbreak in the game.

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What are the most famous warships of the 20th century?

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Exposing yourself to radiation and mutagens seem like a great idea in comic books and movies, but let's look at the unsurprising reality of what would actually happen to you.

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In Sharknado, tornadoes are scooping sharks out of the ocean and flinging them at hapless victims. But how absurd of a concept is this, really?

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The Hubble space telescope has been capturing the beauty of our universe for years. Here are seven gorgeous galaxies.

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Sometimes, a science faux pas takes away from a movie. Here are four science mistakes that Star Wars has made in the past that Episode VII can either address or avoid.