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"The birds and the bees." Meaning and origin of the phrase

The birds and the bees is a story parents tell their children to deflect the question "Where do babies come from?" The phrase refers to the talk about sex.

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What is engineering?

Engineering is the application of science and math to solve problems. Here we explore the different types of engineering.

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How did 'Molotov cocktails' get their name?

Molotov cocktails — improvised, handheld firebombs — are emblematic of civil unrest and revolution.

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Pleistocene epoch: The last ice age

The Pleistocene epoch lasted from about 2.6 million to 11,700 years ago and included the last ice age, when glaciers and giant megafauna dominated the landscape.

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