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Morality, Religion and Experimenting on You

Robert Klitzman, M.D. | Posted 06.04.2016 | Religion
Robert Klitzman, M.D.

To improve the process of ethical oversight of research, we need to change our attitudes, and recognize far more fully that complicated moral issues, strains and vagaries are involved.

For 2015 Science-Themed Birthday Parties Are the New 'Frozen'

Anne Chertoff | Posted 05.03.2016 | HuffPost Home
Anne Chertoff

Think you want to plan a scientific party for your birthday boy or girl? Here are some crafty and creative ideas you can do at home.

What Happens When You Mix Coca-Cola And Milk

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.11.2015 | Weird News

What happens when you mix Coca-Cola and milk? This, apparently: In this fascinating YouTube video, watch what happens when milk is add...

Watch What Happens When Science Experiments Go Terribly, Hilariously Wrong

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 11.13.2014 | Science

You know all the times a teacher nails a science demonstration and everyone in the class learns important scientific principles? This video is abo...

Here's How To Calculate The Speed Of Light In Your Own Home

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 08.25.2014 | Science

You may think your microwave is good only for making popcorn or heating up last night's leftovers. But with a big chocolate bar and a little ingenuity...

WATCH: How To Make Something Invisible

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 06.26.2014 | Science

How can you make something invisible, that is, without using a cloak? This easy experiment just might be the "solution." A new YouTube video from ...

WATCH: Inventor Demonstrates Ultimate Rubber Band Gun

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Crowdfunding giant Kickstarter has gained notoriety for promoting high-tech concepts like 3D printers and virtual reality headsets. But Ukrainian uni...

WATCH: Here's What Happens When You Bike Across A Pool Of Non-Newtonian Fluid

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Two hundred and seventy gallons of oobleck later, and Anthony Carboni and Tara Long are ready to roll. Carboni and Long are the hosts of Hard Scien...

WATCH: Don't Try This At Home, Folks

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.16.2013 | Science

Ever wonder what happens when you drop a bottle of liquid nitrogen into a bucket full of ping pong balls? Check it out in the video above. You'll be b...

WATCH: What Happens When Chemist Drops Hot Coal Into Liquid Oxygen?

Posted 06.11.2013 | Science

What happens when you plunge red-hot charcoal into liquid oxygen? Watch for yourself in this fascinating slow-mo video, which is the latest installmen...

WATCH LIVE: Is This The World's Most Boring Experiment?

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 05.02.2013 | Science

What's the world's most boring science experiment? You could make a pretty good case for the "pitch drop" experiment. It consists of a glass funnel fi...

YIKES: Five Scariest Science Experiments Ever

Posted 10.31.2012 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Published: 10/30/2012 11:00 AM EDT on LiveScience Since Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the popular imagination has ...

U.S. Students Can Run Successful Science Experiments, But Can't Explain Results

Posted 06.19.2012 | Education

American students can successfully complete science experiments at school, but can't explain their results. A new report out of the National Assess...

5 Things I'd Love To Outsource As A Parent

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

As with the division of labor within marriage, I'm a big believer that - it's best to be honest as a parent about which tasks you like and which tasks you find onerous.