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9 Science Stories You Can't Miss: The Ruined Christmas Edition

Santa's sleigh would explode with the force of 500 billion tonnes of TNT, killing an estimated 100 million people. That and other great science stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.

Posted on December 26, 2015, at 9:16 a.m. ET

1. Geeky Santa Facts That Will Ruin Christmas

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2. How California’s Classic Christmas Dish Became Toxic

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3. Terrifying Season’s Greetings From Our Future Robot Overlords And Their Makers

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4. Where The Wild Christmas Trees Are

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5. Italian Scientists Under Investigation After Olive Tree Deaths

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6. How Earthquake Scientists In Missouri Stumbled On Military Blasts in Iraq

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7. Study Of Houston Robberies Finds That Eyewitnesses Are Surprisingly Reliable

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8. The Data Whiz From “Moneyball” Is Getting Into Medicine

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9. A Song For Kiribati

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