Space Shot of the Day: Animation of Six Decades of a Warming Earth

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This newly released video has developed quite the controversy. The NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies has created this short clip that visualizes the warming of Earth over the past 60 years. Supporters of the Global Warming theory feel that the video is solid proof of a dangerous trend while skeptics argue that 60 years is too short of a time period to fully understand climate change.

Weird Science of the Day: What Does Human Taste Like?

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Finally there's someone within the scientific community (well...sort of) who claims that there's a possibility that eating your boogers is a healthy habit. Michael of VSauce discusses the correlation between this nasty behavior and the act of cannibalism.

Explained By Science of the Day: What are 'Eye Floaters' All About?

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Have you ever been working on a paper or looking into a bright light and noticed a weird smudge or tiny moving dot in your vision? Well these are eye floaters and everybody has them! Hank Green of Sci Show explains what these tiny little buggers are all about!

Dog Logic of the Day: Pooches Point North and South When the Pee

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Dog Logic of the Day: Pooches Point North and South When the Pee
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Scientists recently discovered that dogs prefer aligning their bodies with the Earth's magnetic field when relieving themselves.

According to a study published in Frontiers in Zoology, 70 dogs out of 37 different breeds were observed taking care of business over 7,400 times (sounds like a fun job...). The dogs showed a preference of positioning themselves with the north-south axis. Results of the study found that they not only prefer facing the north-south direction, but also deliberately avoid aligning themselves in an east-west position.

Who knew your dog would come in handy as a compass every time it drops a deuce? I guess that gives one more reason to call them "Man's Best Friend."

Amazing Find of the Day: 54-Year-Old Message in a Bottle Found in Canadian Glacier

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Amazing Find of the Day: 54-Year-Old Message in a Bottle Found in Canadian Glacier
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Scientists discovered the message in a bottle while researching a glacier in Northern Canada.. The letter was written in 1959 by a young geologist asking whoever finds the bottle to please measure the distance between it and the nearby glacier and then send the findings to he and his colleague at the provided address. Unfortunately neither he nor his partner survived to receive the requested data.

However, the scientists who found the bottle did make the measurements: it was 333 feet away. In 1959 the bottle was only four feet away. The change in distance is due the the shrinking of the glacier over the years.

Space Shot of the Day: What the Sun's Surface Looks Like in Different Wavelengths

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NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory has collected data to show what the surface of the sun looks like with a changing range of wavelengths that are invisible to the human eye.

Look at this Cat of the Day: Your Cat Doesn't Care About You

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Cats are known to be independent and aloof. Though this is a well known fact, most cat owners would insist that they still have a very close bond with their feline counterparts. An experiment done by Professor Daniel Mills of the University of Lincoln has performed an experiment to settle the truth on whether your cat agree would agree.