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Randall Munroe’s Thousand-Word Challenge

Could you explain the electromagnetic spectrum, continental drift, or the basics of nuclear power using just the thousand most common English words? That’s the challenge XKCD’s Randall Munroe took on in his latest book, Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words. http://www.sciencefriday.com/segments/randall-munroes-thousand-word-challenge/

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