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Student work: Underwater robotics

Student work: Underwater robotics

[music] David Heinz: I’m Dave Heinz. David Clifton: I’m David Clifton, and we are both David Clifton: undergraduates in Professor Naomi Leonard’s lab at David Clifton: Princeton University. David Heinz: And we’re working on controlling underwater David Heinz: autonomous vehicles. David Heinz: So, our most important task here, what we were hired for, David Heinz: …

Can gargling Saltwater cure Sore Throat? | #aumsum

Can gargling Saltwater cure Sore Throat? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time. Can gargling saltwater cure sore throat? No. It produces soooothing music. Oh AumSum. Gargling with saltwater is a common method to treat sore throat. But it is important to note that it doesn’t cure sore throat. It just provides some relief. A sore throat is usually caused by bacterial or viral infection. …

The Big Problem With The North Pole

The Big Problem With The North Pole

Hey there! Welcome to Life Noggin! Guess what, friends? Today we’re doing something pretty special — exploring the Life Noggin north pole! Just in time for after Christmas! Rhombus said that he found something here that we need to check out. Oooh I hope it’s Santa! Santa doesn’t visit these parts, and i know it’s …

Explore the Rainforest! | Ecology for Kids

Explore the Rainforest! | Ecology for Kids

It’s a drizzly, rainy day outside. So we thought we’d pull out a few of our books and explore some cool, colorful places where wet weather is pretty much the only weather there is. I’m talking about rainforests! You can probably tell from the name that rainforests have a whole lot of two things: trees …

Is Diabetes Hereditary? | #aumsum

Is Diabetes Hereditary? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time Is diabetes hereditary? Diabetes, Is that the name of a new donut? No. There are 2 types of diabetes, Type 1 and Type 2. Type 1 diabetes generally appears during adolescence. However, it is not necessarily hereditary. In fact, the genetic features of a person make them more vulnerable to it. Adding …

Why is Hot water Harmful for Fish? | #aumsum

Why is Hot water Harmful for Fish? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time Why is hot water harmful for fish? No. Who does not like a hot water bath? No AumSum. Hot water is harmful for fish. But why? Most fish use oxygen dissolved in water for respiration and metabolism. However, solubility of gases decreases with increase in temperature. Hence, as the water gets warmer, …

Endangered Animals!

What do pandas, orangutans, rhinos, and gorillas have in common? Aside from being animals that you probably only see at the zoo, these animals are all endangered. Scientists say an animal is ‘endangered’ when there aren’t many of them living in the wild anymore. And any kind of animal can become endangered — birds, insects, …