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Joe Hanson Shows Off The Most Important Science Images Ever: VIDEO


It's Okay To Be Smart's Joe Hanson has returned from a stint with bees and snowflakes to show off some of the most important scientific images ever captured. From medieval times to the twentieth-century, Joe convinces us that pictures have played a huge role in the development of science and the dissemination of knowledge.

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The Science of Kissing: VIDEO


It's Okay to Be Smart's Joe Hanson explores the reasons why we kiss.

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Are All Snowflakes Truly Unique? - VIDEO

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With much of the nation hunkering down in this brutal cold front, what better time to investigate the science behind snowflakes?

Watch PBS’s resident smartypants Joe Hanson dive into all the icy cool facts, AFTER THE JUMP

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Towleroad Guide to the Tube #1458

THE NOBEL PRIZES: Where did they come from, and why haven't they changed?

SIX MONTHS FOR SIX WEEKS: Episode 3. Catch episodes 1 and 2 HERE and HERE.

RUPAUL DRIVES: Taylor Dayne.


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A Monumental Geology Lesson: VIDEO


Washington D.C.'s monuments are gorgeous and It's Okay to Be Smart's resident smartypants Joe Hanson is about to offer you some related geological factoids with which you can impress your friends on your next visit to the nation's capital.


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How Big is the Solar System? - VIDEO


PBS' resident smartpants Joe Hanson says it's so big our puny human brains can't really fathom it so he's out in the field (literally) with a grapefruit to show us its real size.


And, in breaking planet news, Neptune has a new moon, its 14th!

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