May 13, 2003 

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Smart Robots (video) - April 24, 2003
Scientists are making robots that can smile, frown, and even react to your expressions and emotions.

Lost and Found - March 14, 2003
The worldwide search for oil doesn’t always turn up black gold. It sometimes turns up gold of the scientific kind.

Driving Blind (video) - March 13, 2003
Many lawmakers are considering making it illegal to use a cell phone while driving unless you have a hands-free phone. But hands-free phones may not be safer after all.

Eyes in the Sky - February 28, 2003
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, or UAVs, are today flying serious, important and sometimes deadly missions.

Baby Talk (video) - February 27, 2003
How early can babies tell “baby talk” from real language? Our way with words comes a lot earlier than you might expect.

Smart Ink (video) - February 27, 2003
What if creating new electronic chips was as easy as printing from your computer? This new technology might make it that easy.

Publish and Perish (video) - February 20, 2003
"Publish or perish" is the rule in science. But as fear of bioterrorism mounts, scientists now plan to police what they publish.

Bloody Teeth Boost Memory (video) - February 13, 2003
A memory researcher says we can manipulate emotion to help improve our memory.

What Sex Is Your Brain (video) - February 11, 2003
Neuroscientists have looked inside our brains and found that men and women’s brains are indeed different.

Anger Gene (video) - February 04, 2003
Why do some people get angry or anxious about the smallest things? It could be because of a missing gene that affects their brain.

Watching Living Brains (video) - January 21, 2003
For the first time, scientists can watch individual brain cells in living animals for long periods of time.

Eye Spy (video) - January 14, 2003
Infants are more likely to view an object when another person looks with open, not closed, eyes.

Killer’s Brain (video) - December 17, 2002
For years police and psychologists have been trying to get inside voilent minds.Now they’re getting closer than ever.

How to Talk to Kids (video) - December 17, 2002
New research shows that the way we speak to children has a huge effect on their language comprehension.

Stress and Socializing (video) - December 10, 2002
Do you eat or need to be around people when you’re stressed? Scientists are studying the nerve cells of tiny worms to find out why.

ADHD Brain Size (video) - December 03, 2002
Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have smaller brains than average. Scientists have looked into whether medication is to blame.

Fancy Pants (video) - December 03, 2002
One scientist has used nanotechnology to invent fabric that actually repels spills.

Harry Potter’s Owl (video) - November 05, 2002
Harry Potter is back, and along with him, a barrage of phone calls to nature groups from people who want an owl just like Harry’s. Problem is, owls make terrible pets.

Beer Foam Physics (video) - October 11, 2002
A few scientists won the Nobel Prize for outstanding discoveries. Some others won the Ig Nobel prize for research that’s… highly unusual.

Learning To Forget (video) - September 27, 2002
Brain scientists are studying how we put painful memories behind us.

Safe School Travels (video) - September 19, 2002
They make headlines, but it turns out that school buses are not the most dangerous way for kids to get to school.

Sticky Feet (video) - September 06, 2002
A team of scientists may have discovered a way to take the fiction out of Spidernam’s sci-fi sticking power.

Troubled Teens (video) - August 23, 2002
Researchers are examining special brain x-rays for clues about teen suicide.

Mystery Map (video) - July 30, 2002
Is it the oldest known map of the New World or an elegant fake?

WTC Award - May 10, 2002
The man who engineered the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center was recently honored by the National Building Museum with a $25,000 prize, but it has nothing to do with September 11th.




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