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Seabird Poop Is Worth More Than $1B Annually (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by pseudolus 15 hours ago | past | 1 comment
Lessons in the Decline of Democracy from the Ruined Roman Republic (2018) (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by BerislavLopac 2 days ago | past | discuss
Dinosaurs Suffered from Cancer, Too (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by pseudolus 3 days ago | past | discuss
The Gruesome History of Eating Corpses as Medicine (2012) (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by pseudolus 3 days ago | past | discuss
Is “Hamilton” Good for History? (2018) (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by xingyzt 4 days ago | past | discuss
Why We Need to Save the Parasites (smithsonianmag.com)
4 points by MindGods 5 days ago | past | discuss
Archaeologists Just Beginning to Reveal Secrets in Ancient Manuscripts (2017) (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by chrononaut 6 days ago | past | discuss
To Make Oxygen on Mars, NASA’s Perseverance Rover Needs Moxie (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by pseudolus 7 days ago | past | discuss
The Tomato Was Feared in Europe for More Than 200 Years (smithsonianmag.com)
3 points by turtlegrids 7 days ago | past | discuss
To Make Oxygen on Mars, NASA’s Perseverance Rover Needs MOXIE (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by MindGods 10 days ago | past | discuss
Scientists Crack the Mathematical Mystery of Stingless Bees’ Spiral Honeycombs (smithsonianmag.com)
61 points by MarkOfColor 10 days ago | past | 3 comments
The Computer Programmer Who Ran a Global Drug Trafficking Empire (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by simonebrunozzi 11 days ago | past | discuss
Researchers “Translate” Bat Talk (2016) (smithsonianmag.com)
28 points by bschne 11 days ago | past | 14 comments
The Woman Who Took on the Tycoon (smithsonianmag.com)
3 points by areoform 12 days ago | past | discuss
Researchers “Translate” Bat Talk. Turns Out, They Argue–A Lot (smithsonianmag.com)
5 points by evo_9 13 days ago | past | 1 comment
Centuries-old paintings help researchers track food evolution (smithsonianmag.com)
36 points by benbreen 13 days ago | past | 11 comments
Machu Picchu was purposely built on intersecting fault lines: research (2019) (smithsonianmag.com)
130 points by onetimemanytime 14 days ago | past | 69 comments
The Eastland disaster killed more passengers than the Titanic and the Lusitania (smithsonianmag.com)
101 points by anarbadalov 15 days ago | past | 48 comments
Inventing the Beach: The unnatural history of a natural place (2016) (smithsonianmag.com)
57 points by softwaredoug 16 days ago | past | 24 comments
Rock Dust Could Be Farming's Next Climate Solution (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by jseliger 17 days ago | past
A Dolphin Has Been Living Solo in This Irish Harbor for Decades (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by bryanrasmussen 17 days ago | past
The Math Behind Spot-It (smithsonianmag.com)
1 point by sanj 20 days ago | past
The Untold Story of the Hamster, a.k.a. Mr. Saddlebags (2011) (smithsonianmag.com)
20 points by seesawtron 21 days ago | past
Scientific Achievements That Happened During Coronavirus Lockdown (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by MindGods 23 days ago | past
Help Transcribe Notes by S. Ann Dunham, Anthropologist and Barack Obama’s Mother (smithsonianmag.com)
3 points by sohkamyung 24 days ago | past
Strangest Piggies in the World (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by lerie1982 24 days ago | past
What Quarantine Is Doing to Your Body’s Wondrous World of Bacteria (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by Shivetya 24 days ago | past
1.6k-Year-Old Goblet Shows Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers (2013) (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by bookofjoe 24 days ago | past | 1 comment
1,600-Year-Old Goblet Shows That the Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers (smithsonianmag.com)
2 points by Reedx 25 days ago | past
When Carl Sagan Warned the World About Nuclear Winter (2017) (smithsonianmag.com)
44 points by bryanrasmussen 27 days ago | past | 49 comments

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