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Geothermal activity can be generated by the gravitational pull of a planetary companion. (Lynette Cook/NASA/Getty Images)

Study: Alien Planets Could Host Life For Up To 10 Trillion Years

Geothermal activity can be generated by the gravitational pull of a planetary companion.

CBS Seattle–08/12/2014

Pictured: the wrong way to hold a hamburger. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Scientists Find Best Way To Eat A Hamburger

Experts say you’ve been eating a hamburger all wrong.

05/28/2014

Map of the microwave background radiation left over from the Big Bang. (Getty Images)

Astronomers Detect Beginning Of The Big Bang

Researchers have found evidence of an incredibly rapid expansion of the universe a mere fraction of a second after the Big Bang.

03/17/2014

Kids were monitored to see if they would knowingly disobey an instruction to only take one piece of candy. (Getty Images)

Trick Or Treaters Were The Subject Of A Psychology Experiment Back In 1976

About 300 kids unknowingly took part in a psychological experiment.

01/28/2014

File photo of a cup of coffee  (Photo credit:  SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Scientists: Caffeine Could Help Combat Liver Disease

Coffee drinkers rejoice, your morning cup of joe may be helping out your liver.

09/03/2013

File photo of students looking at test score results. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Oregon Students Beat National Peers On ACT Exam

Students who took the ACT college-entrance exam in Oregon scored higher than their peers nationwide.

CBS Seattle–08/21/2013

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Higher Education Integral For Preparing Seattle’s Tech Savvy Workforce

For educational technology teacher Douglas Hall, higher education is integral for preparing tomorrow’s technologically savvy employees.

08/12/2013

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Local High School Teacher Named Best In State

A science teacher at Zillah High School has been named Washington’s 2013 teacher of the year!

09/17/2012

File photo of a bed. (Photo by JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Feelings Of Disgust In Women Diminished By Sexual Arousal

A recent study conducted at the University of Groningen has found that women experiencing sexual arousal are less likely to experience feelings of disgust.

09/13/2012

File photo of a man fishing (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Annoying Seattle Sound May Be Fish Mating Call

No one knows for sure what caused a humming noise that annoyed residents of the west Seattle neighborhood on Puget Sound, but one theory is the buzz was a fish mating call.

09/07/2012

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