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We can just imagine CDC personnel still shaking their heads after finding out that they can't use certain terms in official documents for next year's budget. According to The Washington Post, ...
Sunday, 17 December 2017
Epidemiology is intrinsically at odds with right-wing ideology: the idea that all humans have a shared microbial and viral destiny, one that entwines the poorest and richest among us, which cannot be ...
Saturday, 16 December 2017
Science Friday's beautiful "File Not Found" series looks at the thorny questions of digital preservation: finding surviving copies of data, preserving the media it is recorded upon, finding working equipment ...
Friday, 15 December 2017
In the not-too-distant kitchen.... If you're in the mood to bake up some treats for your next movie marathon, reach for this ThinkGeek exclusive Gizmonic oven mitt - a tribute to Jonah Heston's yellow ...
Thursday, 14 December 2017
... “upcoming marriage is doomed!” It must be right – you can’t argue with science. The Queen’s “last Christmas” is in ruins, reports the Globe. You might think she’d be happy with a third child on the way ...
Thursday, 14 December 2017
Just another mug in a yellow apron. Out of the theater and into the kitchen, be a culinary test subject with this ThinkGeek exclusive apron! Inspired by Jonah Heston's banana yellow Gizmonics uniform, ...
Thursday, 14 December 2017
Drones have become a part of the modern battlefield, but what about autonomous full-size aircraft? Aurora Flight Sciences just successfully demonstrated its self-flying setup, the Autonomous Aerial Cargo ...
Thursday, 14 December 2017
Science has been inspired by eels for aquatic exploration before, sure, and now researchers are eyeing electric eels for motivation. The idea is to create a flexible self-powering device that could keep ...
Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Dust is a YouTube channel for short science fiction movies. Today they are showing George's Lucas's 1967 student short-film "Electronic Labyrinth: THX 1138 4EB" "While monitored and pursued, a man ...
Tuesday, 12 December 2017
12/12/2017 La European Geosciences Union avrà un presidente italiano per il prossimo quadriennio Read all  ...
Tuesday, 12 December 2017
... during the day and devoted my nights to the study of mathematics, the theory of medicine, and those branches of physical science from which a naval adventurer might derive the greatest practical advantage, ...
Monday, 11 December 2017
... demanded gigantic mainframes and ignored more distributed systems of midsize and mini computers, which had become more common by the 1960s In 1984, 37% of computer science degrees were awarded to women, ...
Monday, 11 December 2017
13. Charitable Giving Guide 2017
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... science to the analysis of human rights violations around the world. They provide unbiased, scientific results that contribute to accurate quantitative arguments. HRDAG's analysis brings clarity to the ...
Sunday, 10 December 2017
... scientist to add his footsteps to the surface of the moon. He also happens to be a climate change denier. “Unfortunately, science at least in the United States has become biased to what governments ...
Saturday, 09 December 2017
Any sufficiently advanced science.... We're grateful that even muggles can make this mug change color. We're a little rusty with our magic these days. $9.99 Read all  ...
Friday, 08 December 2017
It's like you're there in the theater with them! Sit down for your next movie marathon with this ThinkGeek exclusive 16oz. mug. Printed on the side is the iconic MST3K theater silhouette, featuring Jonah, ...
Friday, 08 December 2017
17. DJI PHANTOM SIMULATION
(English/instructables)
Dà-Jiāng Innovations Science and Technology Co., Ltd (DJI) is a Chinese technology companyheadquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong. It manufactures unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), also known as drones, ...
Thursday, 07 December 2017
Joey from ASU's Center for Science and the Imagination sez, "Today, we published Visions, Ventures, Escape Velocities, a free digital collection of fiction and nonfiction about the near future of space ...
Thursday, 07 December 2017
Back in 2012, the Girl Scouts Research Institute conducted a survey, called the Generation STEM report, in which they discovered that 74 percent of teen girls are interested in STEM. However, that fades ...
Wednesday, 06 December 2017
... preprint, at LawArxiv or SSRN. Written by Steven Bellovin, Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University Follow CircleID on Twitter More under: Cyberattack, Cybercrime, Cybersecurity, Policy & ...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017
... that cleaned up a beaker of contaminated water. From Science News: Lattices packing various types of chemical-hungry bacteria could create special water filters or help clean up oil spills. And unlike ...
Monday, 04 December 2017
22. Swimming in a liquid sand hot tub
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
Science YouTuber (and former NASA engineer) Mark Rober explains how when you add air "in the just the right way" to sand, it "basically becomes a liquified soup." It sure does! Watch and learn.  ...
Monday, 04 December 2017