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Best of How It Works Daily: October 2010

How It Works TV


How to destroy Earth
Amazing mimic octopus video
How to make hot ice
100mph nuclear train crash
Lightning strikes a car
Camera attached to weather balloon films journey into space
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Top Five Facts


Speed
Matches
Cuttlefish
Crystals
Earth’s Crust
Megastructures
Halloween

Question Of The Day


What’s chewing gum made of?
How do time-release pills work?
What is Déjà vu?
Why do bruises go purple?
How does the Sun burn without oxygen?
Why are shadows black?
How do birds know when to migrate?

News/Other


How were the Chilean miners rescued?
Toxic waste spill in Hungary causes chaos
Aleks Krotoski interview
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