Category Archives: Science

Things You Might Find Interesting

This ain’t your grandma’s legging fashion Occupy protests are getting rougher, but only after municipal governments denied them their right to peacefully assemble, and attacked them Terrifying single mindedness  Obama has prosecuted fewer financial crimes than his last three predecessors … Continue reading

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But Is the Joke Replicable?

We don’t allow neutrinos in here, said the bartender. A faster-than-light neutrino walks into a bar. RBC Can’t wrap my head around how scientists track one neutrino across a continent. NYT  

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The Tea Party Has Never Been Independent from the Republican Party

It’s just full of the baseline crazies of the Republican Party. A study tracked 3,000 Americans, aiming to compare the self-identified Tea Partiers from other American groups, starting from 2006 on. The results? Past affiliation with the Republican Party is … Continue reading

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Pioneer Anomaly Solved?

Source arXiv Link Today (April fools Day) is a tough day on the internet. It’s hard to tell what’s real and what’s fake sometimes. That is why I first thought this was fake. But it was published on March 27th, so … Continue reading

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Moon Worship This Saturday!

Morning heathens! This Saturday, worship the awesome sight of the Moon in perigee! This is once in 20 year phenomenon folks! Preferably with minimal clothing and maximum debauchery, as the pagans would have wanted. Full moons look different because of … Continue reading

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Something Like That

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I Smell Bloggin’ Fodder

Sniff…sniff….cn…sniffsniff…CNN!!! And Oprah.com. Jackpot. 6 mysteries science can’t solve Lets take this one from the top. 1) Divine phenomena: Padre Pio’s stigmata Let’s see. No eye witnesses, no medical exam. Nothing but his word. I don’t buy it. Science can’t … Continue reading

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On the NASA Astrobiology Anouncement

I’m doing this post in two parts (but in one post). The first part will be a pre-announcement summary of my thoughts on the significance of astrobiology and stuff. Part Two will be a post-announcement review.

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Like the concept. Wondering what kind of suggestions people will make. EDIT: Meh, nevermind. This is stupid. Dude shows a complete lack of understanding for why these studies are being done. WELCOME TO THE NEXT (at least)TWO YEARS!

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NASA Astrobiology Announcement Thursday

From NASA: WASHINGTON — NASA will hold a news conference at 2 p.m. EST on Thursday, Dec. 2, to discuss an astrobiology finding that will impact the search for evidence of extraterrestrial life. Astrobiology is the study of the origin, … Continue reading

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