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1. Find out what makes things cool
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... it familiar. To sell something familiar, make it surprising. Science even backs him up. Read all  ...
Friday, 23 June 2017
If you know science, you know it’s not perfect. Outside eyes review papers their peers wrote before those papers get published, results must be reproduced to establish truths, and even then, stuff can ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
We’ve all seen the grade school science experiment where sticking a couple of electrodes into a potato produces enough current to power a small light bulb. But engineer Marek Baczynski took that experiment ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
Humans are pretty jaded these days. We can write most of the strange phenomena we see off as science (or we honestly don’t care). But when Roman philosophers like Pliny the Elder witnessed moonless nights ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
There’s no shortage of things to be mad about in late capitalism. Pretty high on the list, though, is the Eat, Pray, Love brand of pseudoscience promoted by Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop. Somehow, Goop—which ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
Lego and Warner Bros. have this thing down to a science. With The Lego Movie and The Lego Batman Movie in the brick books as successes, the duo is keeping the good times rolling with The Lego Ninjago ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
If LINPACK would pack wood... and other computer sports posers HPC Blog  As part of our continuing coverage of the most exciting events in the computer sporting world, Student Cluster Competitions, we ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
... Exploration for Gathering Increased Science (AEGIS) code was uploaded because the rover can't be told what to do during the long periods communication with Earth is not possible. A little autonomy, NASA ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
9. Lasercut Lightsaber Camp Activity
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This is a little Maker activity me and my friend Amir developed for a Star Wars themed summer camp at the Great Lakes Science Center. When we were tasked with creating some small Maker activities we knew ...
Thursday, 22 June 2017
10. Paper Piano
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"PaperPiano" is a pentatonic scale piano made out of paper and powered with an Arduino and some code! It's a part of a series of STEM education activities, whose goal is to teach different science ...
Wednesday, 21 June 2017
STEM skills are in high demand right now, making toys that teach science and engineering popular with parents hoping to give their kids a leg up in the job market. Products like Hasbro's new robot ...
Wednesday, 21 June 2017
... the politics of science. As always, Annie is profoundly eloquent and inspiring. From Adweek: It feels like science has been so embattled recently, that just being a scientist, just advocating for science ...
Wednesday, 21 June 2017
... Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera. The exaggerated color, showing differences in Mars surface materials, makes Curiosity appear bluer than it really looks... When the image was taken, Curiosity was partway ...
Wednesday, 21 June 2017
... first. I got this project idea from science buddies.Please check out www.sciencebuddies.com. I... By: Kto6Science Continue Reading » Read all  ...
Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Chains, dips, chips, whips. Kelly LeBrock's custom studded leather jacket she rocked as Lisa in "Weird Science" (1985) is up for auction. Starting bid is $30,000 and it's estimated to go for $50,000. ...
Tuesday, 20 June 2017
... TV broadcasts. From weather imaging, to collecting science data, to relaying information between pr... By: scihouse Continue Reading » Read all  ...
Tuesday, 20 June 2017
If there’s one thing this video from AsapSCIENCE taught me, it’s that I have a terrible memory. Thankfully (or then again, maybe not), it turns out a lot of other people do too. Read all  ...
Tuesday, 20 June 2017
Verily joins Novartis and the European Investment Fund Venture capital group Medicxi has announced a $300m late-stage life sciences fund that is backed by Novartis, the European Investment Fund (EIF) and ...
Tuesday, 20 June 2017
There are a plethora of subscription boxes to choose from these days, including nerdy ones like Loot Crate and Minecraft, kid-friendly boxes like the one from Nickelodeon, science-based subscriptions from ...
Monday, 19 June 2017
... of Science and Technology of China could eventually lead to highly-secure communications technologies in space and back on Earth. "I'm personally convinced that the internet of the future will be based ...
Monday, 19 June 2017
Corie J Weaver writes to tell us that Dreaming Robot (previously is kickstarting its latest science fiction anthology for kids, The Young Explorer's Adventure Guide, "the fourth collection of science ...
Monday, 19 June 2017
... was taken. The specimen, however, is lost for science and natural history." "The first case of conjoined twin harbour porpoises Phocoena phocoena (Mammalia, Cetacea)" (Deinsea via Mysterious Universe)  ...
Monday, 19 June 2017
New evidences put Jupiter as the oldest planet in the solar system; new world record for long-distance quantum entangled communication; and a neuron-like quantum dot transistor with intrinsic memory. ...
Sunday, 18 June 2017
Bill Nye's Netflix talk show was met with mixed reviews, but it must have done well enough, because it's coming back for another season. The streaming platform has released an official teaser ...
Saturday, 17 June 2017