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May 26, 2017
You DID It! Great Job Grad!
May 26, 2017
Why are elephants so incredibly strong?
Elephants are the largest land-living mammals on Earth, and their trunks can measure up to 2 meters long, weigh 310 lbs, and consist of 100,000 muscles. That's more than 10x the number of muscles in the average human body!
May 24, 2017
Early visits lead to early victories
Having a bright smile can help you feel confident and happy. Make sure you check in with your orthodontist to ensure you're on the right track to gaining that perfect grin.
May 22, 2017
Literary Technicalities
After carefully considering how much weight the average seagull could carry, researchers concluded that the giant peach in Roald Dahl's famous children's book "James and the Giant Peach" would have required 2.5 million seagulls to lift it into the air, not 501 as the book claimed.
May 19, 2017
"I want an official Red Ryder, carbine action...!"
"I want an official Red Ryder, carbine action, two-hundred-shot range model air rifle!"
--Ralphie Parker (Peter Billingsley) in "A Christmas Story" (1983)
May 17, 2017
Beat Back Bad Breath!
May 15, 2017
How young can you be to have your teeth screened?
Since some orthodontic problems are more easily corrected before permanent teeth come in, the American Association of Orthodontists recommends that all children have an orthodontic screening no later than age 7.
May 15, 2017
Rockapalooza 80's Edition Contest
Rockapalooza 80's Edition Contest starts today and ends on May 31, 2017. The winner wins 25 points. Participants earn 2 points.
May 12, 2017
Life Before the Asteroid
Scientists have made a startling new discover: massive volcanoes called Deccan Traps spewed rock and debris into the atmosphere long before the meteor hit, and may have played a bigger role in dino death than the collision did.
May 10, 2017
Feelings aren't so fuzzy for caring canines
A recent BBC study proved that dogs can detect emotions by watching people’s eyes and lips.