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How Much Sound Will Kill You?

Padraic speaks to the power of online primary sources like the JSTOR 19th Century British Pamphlets for their ability to follow the course of debates that shaped history.

July 17 2018
Did You Know That Pilot’s On A Plane Can’t Eat The Same Meal?
Did You Know That Pilot's On A Plane Can't Eat The Same Meal?
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The Incredibly Difficult Task Of Making Iron In Medieval Times
The Incredibly Difficult Task Of Making Iron In Medieval Times
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Meet Boston Dynamics- the Robot that can Manage Door Handles
The way robots are taking over human activities is not only scary but also […]
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Engineers At MIT Create Boots That Harvest Energy As You Walk
Engineers At MIT Create Boots That Harvest Energy As You Walk
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How Far People Are From Traumatic Care Has A Great Effect On Mortality Rates
How Far People Are From Traumatic Care Has A Great Effect On Mortality Rates
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How To Publish Your Book If You Ever Get To Writing One
How To Publish Your Book If You Ever Get To Writing One
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July 16 2018
MIT: The Oldest Animal On Earth Is Likely To Be The Sea Sponge
MIT: The Oldest Animal On Earth Is Likely To Be The Sea Sponge
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The Invention of The Cellphone Was Delayed by the US Government for Four Decades Before The Mid 80’s
The Invention of The Cellphone Was Delayed by the US Government for Four Decades Before The Mid 80's
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Neil deGrasse Tyson Talks About The Hidden Physics Of NASCAR
Neil deGrasse Tyson Talks About The Hidden Physics Of NASCAR
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Working Out In The Morning Or Evening, Which Is Better For You?
Working Out In The Morning Or Evening, Which Is Better For You?
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Did You Know There Are 7 Organs in Your Body You Can Live Without?
Did You Know There Are 7 Organs in Your Body You Can Live Without?
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An Epic War Between Giant Spiders And Fire Ants
An Epic War Between Giant Spiders And Fire Ants
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July 15 2018
Study Shows How Living In Poverty Can Affect You Permanently
Study Shows How Living In Poverty Can Affect You Permanently
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The Thriving Partnership between Robots and Investors in Wall Street
The Thriving Partnership between Robots and Investors in Wall Street
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The 10 Most Generous Countries in the World
The 10 Most Generous Countries in the World
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Can A Cemetery Really Keep The Promise To Bury You Forever?
Can A Cemetery Really Keep The Promise To Bury You Forever?
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2,000 Years Ago A Greek Mathematician Measured The Circumference Of Earth Using A Stick And A Water Well
2,000 Years Ago A Greek Mathematician Measured The Circumference Of Earth Using A Stick And A Water Well
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Who Are The Romani People Of Europe, And What Is Their Connection To The Continent Of South Asia?
Who Are The Romani People Of Europe, And What Is Their Connection To The Continent Of South Asia?
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Are Fears Learned Or Something We Are Born With?
Are Fears Learned Or Something We Are Born With?
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