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    Actually, What is the Reason We Fear Friday the 13th?

    Image:  top image- Larry Wentzel, CC BY 2.0, via flickr (https://flic.kr/p/9H7hQb); bottom image- ignote [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons (http://bit.ly/2js1EII) Inside:  Friday the 13th strikes fear into many. Many won’t fly that day or get married that day. But what is the reason we fear Friday the…
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    Here are 10 Valuable Benefits of a Fabulous Night Sleep

    Inside:  We often think of sleep as just rest but there are benefits of a fabulous night sleep.  Slumber is actually a mentally active period where a lot of processing, restoration and strengthening occurs. *This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. What is the Purpose of Sleep?

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    Why the Migration of Canada Geese Will Blow Your Mind?


    Photo:  Teresa Coppens © 2016

    Inside:  The migration of Canada Geese is a noisy but organized and collaborative effort. It is a thrill to see these birds take flight together in that familiar V.

    I just happened to stumble upon an amazing spectacle last week while taking my dogs for their afternoon …

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    Blog Reader Survey: Help Me Improve Science Alcove


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    This blog reader survey will help me improve your experience on Science Alcove.  Grab a cup of brew and take less than 10 minutes to help out Science Alcove.

    I’ve always enjoyed writing.  As a very young girl, I was the one …

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    Why in the World Do Leaves Change Color in Autumn?


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    Leaves change color in autumn.  Science can help explain it.  Take this fun quiz and test your knowledge then check the map for an autumn adventure near you.

    Science and Why Leaves Change Color in Autumn

    Before you head out on an autumn adventure …

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