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There's a nugget of truth behind ‘Red sky at night, shepherd’s delight’, because red sunsets are associated with settled high pressure systems that don’t wash all the...

Like other metals, mercury is extracted from ores - one of the main varieties being cinnabar. It is found mostly in China, Spain and California. Droplets of liquid mercury can actually be found...

Toxicity is usually measured by the LD50: the amount needed to kill half the creatures (usually mice) to whom a poison is given. Amusingly, the worst found so far is the bacterial protein botulin...

Carbon capture means stripping the CO2 out of the exhaust gases of power stations and stashing it underground. But the notion of bringing the process to cars is still pretty way out. The obvious...

If we disregard a religious afterlife, physical immortality means not succumbing to disease, old age or trauma. It’s entirely plausible that we might eventually have cures for all the...

Chuck it on the barbie! Deep-sea geothermal vents spew out water at 350°C, but shrimp such as Rimicaris exoculata are sensible enough to keep out of this cauldron. Although they can survive...

A fever is when your body increases its internal thermostat, found in the hypothalamus. If you exercise hard or it’s a hot day, your body temperature might increase, but the thermostat...

You sure can, although cases are rare. One, published in the British Medical Journal for 1860, concerned a housemaid who was caught red-handed while filching food from a larder, and dropped dead...

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