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Interactive video lesson plan for: Special Valentine Science!

Activity overview:

Want to get your sweetheart something really special? Give them a mineral called fingerite, and then stare at them for a while! Find out why, in this Valentine's Day edition of SciShow News.

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Sources:
http://www.eurekalert.org/emb_releases/2016-02/tca-fas020516.php
http://www.eurekalert.org/emb_releases/2016-02/cp-ws020416.php
http://www.cell.com/trends/cognitive-sciences/fulltext/S1364-6613(16)00016-4
http://www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM70/AM70_193.pdf

Image Sources:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ruby_-_Winza,_Tanzania.jpg
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beryllium#/media/File:Be-140g.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Aigue-marine_Pakistan_180308.jpg
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/03/Burning_hydrate_inlay_US_Office_Naval_Research.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:NOAAbrine_poolMareEauSursal%C3%A9e.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:N%C3%A1mafjall_in_summer_2009_(2).jpg

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