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A Loh Down is a capsule of intriguing scientific research presented clearly, in a witty way, because we believe humor makes knowledge sticky. There is no limit to the science we can present—whether it be in astronomy, biology, computers, evolution, global warming, psychology, politics, sports or beyond—as long as we can make the gist of it graspable in 90 seconds. Our audiences are experts and novices, old and young. Explore the site to customize your journey in your area(s) of interest!

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Cockroaches prefer

Answer: Going with the mob


43%  answered  Self-preservation
14%  answered  Going with the mob
43%  answered  Either depending on food sources

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Mars ice crystals can

Answer: Be made in your garage


14%  answered  Be made in your garage
43%  answered  Boost the efficiency of hybrid cars
43%  answered  Slow pancreatic cancer

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What is the purpose of golf ball dimples?

Answer: To decrease air resistance


11%  answered  To decrease the ball's weight
67%  answered  To decrease air resistance
22%  answered  To allow the ball to spin

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