Science

Relationships

Couples

Infrequently Asked Questions: Do long-time couples start to look like each other?

Odd News

Flat Earth

The flat-earth billboard movement expands beyond Philadelphia

Government

DNA Databases

Pa. lawmakers seek DNA sampling of convicted misdemeanor offenders

Museums

Twiggy

Travel back to the 1960s at Franklin Institute's Science After Hours

Social Media

Mirror Maze

Franklin Institute's 'Mirror Maze' is Philadelphia's most grammable exhibit

Odd News

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Here are 10 fascinating reactions to the flat-earth billboard story

Odd News

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They think the world is flat and challenge you to prove them wrong

Science

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New frontier in cancer care: Turning blood into living drugs

Drinking Water

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New material removes PFOA from water to levels far below EPA limits, researchers say

Movies

MST3K Live!

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live! tour headed to Philly in July

Science

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More revealed about human-like species in South Africa

Education

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Northeast Philly school launches only all-girl rocketry team to national championship

Science

Growing Sablefish

Researchers seek better ways to farm popular Pacific fish

Science

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WATCH: SpaceX launches top-secret spy satellite for U.S. government

Marches

People's Climate March planned in Philadelphia Saturday

Education

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New book by Philly-area author encourages girls to explore careers in STEM

Space

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Spacecraft flies between Saturn and rings in historic first

Holidays

World Peace

Earth Day is opportunity for education, reflection, celebration

Science

Climate vs. weather

Infrequently Asked Questions: What's the difference between weather and climate?

Science

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Philly's Blackfynn breaks down barriers in neurology research data

Climate Change

Scott Wagner

Pennsylvania state senator suggests humans' 'warm bodies' may cause climate change

Festivals

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2017 Philadelphia Science Festival to feature over 80 events, massive carnival

Science

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Einstein's brain: Slices of genius at Philadelphia's Mütter Museum

Organ Donation

Blood Samples

Penn study finds potential earlier warning of organ transplant rejection through blood test

Family-Friendly

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Enjoy free admission to The Franklin Institute during Community Nights

Music

IAQ

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why does music give you 'chills'?

Science

Mars

Penn researchers helping NASA bid to put man on Mars

Study

Brain

Drexel researchers devise headband to measure social brain activity

Museums

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Pet a shark at Independence Seaport Museum

Family-Friendly

ANS Frogs

View live frogs from around the world at Academy of Natural Sciences

Technology

Cookies

Infrequently Asked Questions: What do my browser's 'cookies' really do?

Science

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Princeton University may want to study your brain

Hospitals

Jefferson Hospital

Jefferson launches new integrative health institute

Wellness

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why does spinning make us dizzy?

Science

Hangover

Science has finally figured out why drunk people get the munchies

Medicine

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Penn dermatologists discover unlikely source to prevent scarring in wounds

Science

Digestive System

New body organ has been hiding inside us all along

Odd News

Alarm Clock

2016 will last a little longer thanks to a 'leap second'

Food & Drink

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Science After Hours: Franklin Institute to transform into 1920s speakeasy

Science

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Wondering how to spot a liar? Hint: It's all in your head

Food Science

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Infrequently Asked Questions: How does canning work?

Catapaulting

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Teams gather in South Jersey to launch pumpkins with medieval machines

Innovation

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Pennovation Center poised to rewire science, spirit of entrepreneurship

Events

Franklin Institute to host 'Gaming and Robotics Weekend'

Science

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People call 'BS' over 'garbage' Bermuda Triangle theory

Infrequently Asked Questions

Infrequently Asked Questions: Bed Bugs

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why have bed bugs seen such a resurgence?

Studies

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CHOP researchers identify gene linked to childhood ear infections