The Cheerios Effect

The Cheerios Effect

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[MUSIC] The breakfast table’s probably the last place you’d expect to find cool physics, but there is some awesome science happening right here, and you’ve probably seen lots of times without even realizing it. Ever notice how cereal tends to stick together in the middle of the bowl? Or it clumps to the edges. That …

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We Don’t Know: Pain

We Don’t Know: Pain

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Pain. We know it when we feel it. Not just because it hurts… [scream] But because it’s so subjective and hard to quantify. What do do doctors rely on as the gold standard to evaluate pain in 2016? Self assessment. That’s right, a chart that goes from happy face 0 to sobbing face 10. Not …

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