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Giant Model Mimics Damaged Dam Spillway

When the Oroville Dam spillway cracked and failed after a wet California winter, a team of scientists created a one fiftieth–scale model of the damaged concrete and eroded hillside to help guide the reconstruction.

June 28, 2017


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Moths Inspire Better Smartphone Screens

60-Second Science - June 26, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata01:42

Better Memory Begets Boredom

60-Second Science - June 23, 2017 - By Karen Hopkin02:27

DNA Points to Multiple Migrations into the Americas

60-Second Science - June 22, 2017 - By Emily Schwing02:08

Keep Rolling Luggage Upright with Physics

60-Second Science - June 21, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:02

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