Science

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

Science

Space Station

SpaceX capsule returns space station science to Earth

Science

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Is a chimp legally a person? New York court to decide

Family-Friendly

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Enjoy free admission to The Franklin Institute during Community Nights

Science

Fiji Global Coral Die-Off

Scientists race to prevent wipeout of world's coral reefs

Music

IAQ

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

Research

Hot Freaky February

Climate scientist: Expect warm Februarys to occur more frequently in future

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

Hygiene

Skin Bactreria

Adding friendly bacteria to skin lotion wards off bad germs

Science

Space Habitable Worlds

Cool facts about 7 Earth-size planets circling single star

Science

SpaceX Launch

SpaceX launches rocket from NASA's historic moon pad

Odd News

Extreme Life

Biologists find weird cave life that may be 50,000 years old

Environment

Extreme Life

Biologists find weird cave life that may be 50,000 years old

Disorders

ADHD

Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal

Genes

GENE EDITING

No designer babies, but gene editing to avoid disease? Maybe

Science

Lunar eclipse

Heads up: Full moon, comet and lunar eclipse to occur together this weekend

Food Safety

Oyster Outbreaks

Study finds new bacterial strain can contaminate Atlantic shellfish

Science

Hungry Black Hole

Binge Eater: Black hole taking over decade to devour star

Family-Friendly

ANS Frogs

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

Science

Doomsday Clock

Scientists move Doomsday Clock 30 seconds closer to midnight

Technology

Cookies

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

Science

Hawaii Mars Simulation

Scientists will live in a dome for 8 months to simulate Mars

Science

Hawaii Mars Simulation

Freeze-dried food and 1 bathroom: 6 simulate Mars in dome

Heart

Heart Sleeve

Heart disease? A robotic squeeze could keep your ticker pumping

Science

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Princeton University may want to study your brain

Hospitals

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Jefferson launches new integrative health institute

Science

Hangover

Science has finally figured out why drunk people get the munchies

Wellness

Merry-go-round

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why does spinning make us dizzy?

Science

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President Obama presses Donald Trump not to back away from clean energy

Medicine

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Penn dermatologists discover unlikely source to prevent scarring in wounds

Science

Space Station

WATCH LIVE: Spacewalking astronauts tackle battery work outside International Space Station

Science

Digestive System

New body organ has been hiding inside us all along

Food & Drink

1920's Flapper

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

Odd News

Alarm Clock

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

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?

Innovation

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Pennovation Center poised to rewire science, spirit of entrepreneurship

Catapaulting

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Teams gather in South Jersey to launch pumpkins with medieval machines

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

Science

Northern Lights

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why can't we see the Northern Lights outside of the poles?

Events

Ben Franklin statue in the Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute to host its first rooftop happy hour and movie event

Science

Fireflies

Infrequently Asked Questions: How do fireflies light up?