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How do painkillers kill pain? It’s about meeting the pain where it’s at

Enlarge / A variety of pain-relieving drugs are available both over the counter and by prescription.SelectStock/Getty Without the ability to feel pain,...

Buying fireworks? There's good news and bad news.

Fireworks prices are skyrocketing, but you don't need to worry about a shortage. An economist explains. Story from The Conversation by Jay L. Zagorsky, Senior Lecturer, Questrom...

How many calories will the Tour de France winner burn?

Enlarge / Jumbo-Visma team's Belgian rider Wout Van Aert cycles to the finish line during the first stage of the 109th edition of the...

High fossil fuel prices are good for the planet—here’s how to keep it that way

EnlargeMCCAIG/Getty In the UK, it now costs more than 100 pounds to fill up a typical family car with petrol, and oil...

Why can’t we remember being born or our first words?

Enlargemmg1design | Getty Images Whenever I teach about memory in my child development class at Rutgers University, I open by asking my...

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