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Do You Really Need 8 Glasses Of Water A Day? [Video]

Everyday we're bombarded with the advantages of being well hydrated, and while its true we can't live without water, we have a built in warning system, it's called thirst.

Adam ruins hydration for you.

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Michigan’s Changing Climate: Shorter Winters, Wetter Summers

Any Michigan resident will tell you that the weather here is more than a little messed up. Now we have proof.

Scientists studying data from 1951 to 2010 have found that Michigan's climate is changing. Is getting better or worse? That may depend on how much you love winter.

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Internet Goes Crazy Over Smart Phone At 1995 Tyson Fight [Video]

Is time travel possible? That is a very real question thanks to a viral video clip of a 1995 boxing match between Mike Tyson and Peter McNeeley.

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Announces Show at DeVos Performance Hall March 21

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson has announced 10 live multi-media events across the United States with one of those stops being right here in Grand Rapids.

Tyson will appear in Grand Rapids at DeVos Performance Hall on Monday, March 21, 2016 at 7:30 PM.

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National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — The 7 Best Ways to Donate Now

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Here's a list of seven of the best charities most deserving of your support.

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Another Reason You Should Give Up Diet Soda

We all know diet soda isn’t good for you, but if you’re hoping to lose weight you may think it’s better to drink a diet cola than a full-sugar soda.

Well, it’s true you will be consuming a lot less calories from your beverage, but a new study suggests that diet soda drinkers actually wind up consuming more calories elsewhere.

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Butane Plus Coke Equals Rocket [Video]

Simple chemistry lessons are the best.

The proprietary ingredients of Coca Cola are a secret guarded by a locked vault, but know this: if you mix ordinary butane fuel (that is commonly used in camp lanterns or cigarette lighters) with Coca Cola, it will take off like a rocket and could cause massive damage.

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Back to School Facts

While most kids are already back at school, there are still a few out there with one another free weekend before it’s back to the books, so what should kids and parents expect? 

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A Dinosaur Expert Ruins Your Childhood [Video]

With 'Jurassic World' opening this weekend, parents will be scrambling for the latest dinosaur toys to appease their dinosaur smitten kids. The problem is those toys are scientifically inaccurate.

Just ask a dinosaur expert, and ruin your childhood.

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Chicago’s Floating Skyscrapers May Be A Mirage, But They Are Cool To See [Video]

Because of the curvature of the earth, it's impossible to see the Chicago skyline from Southwest Michigan, right?

Think again. A strange mirage cause by thermal inversion allows Chicago's skyscrapers to seemingly 'float' on Lake Michigan and a Michigan resident has captured some stunning videos of the effect.

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More Sex Doesn’t Equal Happiness

Do you have friends who brag about how much sex they’re having? Well, if it makes you jealous because of your lack of a sex life, here’s something to make you feel better. 

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Michigan Grad Develops App That Allows Your Brain To Control Someone Else’s Arm [Video]

Greg Gage is on a mission to make brain science accessible to all.

In this fun, kind of creepy demo, the neuroscientist and University of Michigan graduate uses a simple, inexpensive DIY kit to take away the free will of an audience member. It’s not a parlor trick; it actually works. You have to see it to believe it.

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