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The 2 Big Beliefs Linked to Anxiety

Worries and fears and stress, oh my! This week, Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen reveals the two big beliefs that light up anxiety, plus how to pull the plug

July 20, 2016 — Savvy Psychologist Ellen Hendriksen

5 Quick Facts about NASA's Juno Mission to Jupiter

What is so risky about Juno’s special maneuver? How close will the spacecraft get to the gas giant, and what does it hope to learn? Here are five quick facts summarizing the excitement around the recent Juno mission to Jupiter

July 13, 2016 — Everyday Einstein Sabrina Stierwalt

Can Cavities Be Healed with Diet?

Can cutting out grains help prevent or even reverse tooth decay? Nutrition Diva explores the science and lore of remineralization

June 22, 2016 — Nutrition Diva Monica Reinagel

Women in Science: Ada Lovelace, the First Computer Programmer

Computers streamline everything we do, from making our grocery list to checking the weather. With the Apple iOS Store adding ~20,000 apps per month, more and more of us are trying our hand at computer programming. But who was the first computer programmer?

June 1, 2016 — Everyday Einstein Sabrina Stierwalt

How to Use Stars to Find Your Latitude

Have you ever wondered how people figured out their latitude back in the days before the Internet? Did you know you can use the same math trick they used to pinpoint your latitude today? Keep on reading to find out how it works

May 25, 2016 — Math Dude Jason Marshall

Anxiety, Depression or Both?

Anxiety and depression are both challenging disorders—to make matters worse, they occur together up to 50 percent of the time

May 19, 2016 — Savvy Psychologist Ellen Hendriksen