Posts filed under “Science”

The Chemical Structure of DNA

Source: Compound Interest

Category: Digital Media, Science

60 Minutes: Modern life’s devices under China’s grip?

From smartphones to cars and defense missiles, modern U.S. life depends on rare earth elements but China dominates the industry

Modern life’s devices under China’s grip?

Source: 60 Minutes


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Category: Science, Technology, Video

How Your Brain Morphs When You Learn Physics

Source: Quartz

Category: Science

Source: Washington Post

Category: Politics, Science, UnGuru

NASA is Building a Huge Rocket — But to Where?

Source: Bloomberg


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Category: Science

Under the Dome – Investigating China’s Smog

Chai Jing’s review: Under the Dome – Investigating China’s Smog
柴静雾霾调查穹顶之下 (full translation)

Source: NPR

Category: Film, Science, Video

A New View of the Universe

Click for ginormous graphic. Source: Nature

Category: Digital Media, Science

Homer Simpson Figured Out The Higgs Boson Years Before Physicists

Source: Huffington Post

Category: Humor, Science

Star Trek Fans Are ‘Spocking’ Canadian $5 Bills

I know I mentioned this earlier this morning, but really, how awesome is this:   ‘Star Trek’ fans told to stop ‘Spocking’ Canadian $5 bill Source: Toronto Sun   The Toronto Sun is reporting that: “A drive was launched in the aftermath of Nimoy’s death on Friday to ink the features of his most famous character, Star…Read More

Category: Currency, Humor, Science, Television

The Fight To Save The Mighty Honeybee

Source: ESPN h/t FiveThirtyEightScience

Category: Film, Science, Video