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Simply Science: Pervious Concrete

5:33 PM, Apr 4, 2013

Concrete contributes to water run-off, which affects both water quality and water quantity. But there is a sustainable option called "porous concrete."

Simply Science: Is your egg fresh or ready for the trash?

5:18 PM, Mar 28, 2013

The Kitchen Pantry Scientist shares a trick to tell if your eggs are fresh or too old, and the Saint Paul Hotel's chef shares his recipe for the perfect hard-boiled egg.

Simply Science: looking to the birds for signs of spring

5:44 PM, Mar 21, 2013

Even though it doesn't feel like it spring is here. And just like the warm weather the birds are running late this year.

Simply Science: Slow motion analysis with 'Dartfish'

6:58 PM, Mar 7, 2013

Nearly all the world's elite skaters use it and now some Olympic hopefuls in the Twin Cities do as well. Haley Briesch is a dedicated 11-year-old figure skater and an Upper Great Lakes Regional Champion.

Minnehaha Academy experiment blasts into Space

10:45 AM, Mar 1, 2013

Don't blame 16 Minnehaha Academy students if their heads are in the clouds the next few days.

Simply Science: Mahtomedi Science Bowl team is tops

7:24 PM, Feb 28, 2013

It was a long day that finally paid off for five members of the Mahtomedi Science Bowl team.

Simply Science: 3D printing and the URBEE 2 car

6:51 PM, Feb 21, 2013

When we click print, we expect paper with ink as the result but here at "RedEye On Demand" in Eden Prairie -- you get something much different. It's called 3D printing. A computer design is uploaded and the machine determines a path to build the object.

Simply Science: Making your Valentine's Day flowers last

6:23 PM, Feb 15, 2013

Many of us lucky girls and guys received flowers for Valentine's Day... but while the love can last forever, the flowers will not.

Simply Science: Wrinkly Wet Fingers come from Evolution

9:13 PM, Feb 7, 2013

We all know that spending too much time in the pool or bathtub leads to pruney fingers. It's a biological process controlled by our autonomic nervous system, which means it happens automatically without us thinking about it.

Simply Science: Microbiology and Microbrewing

6:32 PM, Jan 31, 2013

There is plenty of science involved in bringing your occasional malted beverage to your lips. Laura Betker follows the process from barley to bottle.

New implantable device for sleep apnea

It's estimated one out of every 15 Americans has moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea.

7:26 AM, May 2, 2011

Michelle Laven battles rapid, rare form of brain damage

When the odds are one in a million, everything is wrong when those odds are beaten.

7:37 AM, Apr 18, 2011

Auto insurers dub hail storm a 'catastrophe'

Several auto insurance companies have declared this storm a "catastrophe," a category based on the number of claims being filed.

6:16 AM, Aug 13, 2013

A waitress' wage -- more or less than minimum?

At the age of 15, Jill Gegen landed a job as a dishwasher at a restaurant. One night, in the middle of a fish fry, two waitresses threw

11:03 AM, Mar 30, 2009

Rainbow Looms bracelets latest craze for kids

A new craze with kids has craft stores across the nation scrambling to keep rubber bands stocked on their shelves.

6:30 PM, Oct 18, 2013

South High student group hosts meeting on racial dialogue

On Wednesday night, about 100 students attended a private dinner with South High staff, sharing their concerns about the school's cultural gap.

7:33 PM, Feb 20, 2013

Teacher quits after nude photo appears on porn site

A Christian school teacher placed on paid leave last week after a nude photo of her surfaced on the Internet quit over the weekend, school officials confirmed Monday.

3:27 PM, Dec 9, 2013

Amy Taylor's story: Mom losing battle with cancer leaves legacy for her children

Amy and Warren Taylor are individually many things but together they are, simply, a love story.

4:04 PM, Sep 28, 2009

Teen suicide - lessons from the death of a star high school athlete

link to suicide forum
Walking comes naturally about a year into our lives.

1:32 AM, May 20, 2008

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