Learn the science behind bad hair days, and learn how hair increases its length when humidity increases, making curly hair frizz and straight hair go limp.
Sometimes there's more than one way of looking at something.
This new version of an old game will bend your brain.
Your brain is always looking for blank spaces and filling them in. Sometimes, your brain leaps to the wrong conclusion. Then you get a surprise!
Playing games is a great way to exercise your brain. Even a simple game like Tic-Tac-Toe can teach you about strategy.
Ever notice how noisy people are?
Make yourself giant or tiny with a snip of the scissors.
Bring movie, TV, and cartoon images to life.
See how TV screens create images from many tiny colored dots of light.
Test your memory–and learn how to improve it!
These tricky pictures shift and change as you look at them.
Make your own refracting telescope from a pair of reading glasses.
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