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Did Homer Simpson Actually Solve Fermat's Last Theorem? Take A Look

Sun, 05/11/2014 - 4:33am

Simon Singh spotted the equation on a Homer Simpson blackboard. Had Homer just solved one of the toughest puzzles in math? His solution, crazily, seemed "valid" — so Singh checked Homer's numbers.

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Athletes Chased By Technology In The Sport Of Anti-Doping

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 5:40pm

As testing for doping in sports becomes more sophisticated, so do the drugs. Looking at the recent history of cycling can make you wonder how many cheaters continue to slip by undetected.

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What Men Really Want When It Comes to Work

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 12:58pm

Just in time for Mother's Day, a study coming out next month says that paternity leave has become hugely important for guys.

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If It's Pricey, It Must Be Tastier, And Other Lies Our Brains Tell

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 6:52am

Why do we prefer Coke over a generic cola? Psychologist Paul Bloom tells the TED Radio Hour's Guy Raz that we come to believe something is better because we're told that it is.

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