Monday, May 16, 2011

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Superwomen: Moms of Twins May Live Longer

by Stephanie Pappas

Having two babies at a time is associated with a longer life, according to a new study. But that's not because doubling up on dirty diapers increases life span; instead, moms of twins are physically stronger in the first place.

Best Illusion of 2011 Reveals Visual Quirk

by Wynne Parry

A mysterious illusion that illustrates how motion can render color changes invisible won the "Best Illusion of the Year" for 2011, and it also taught researchers something they didn't know.

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