Posts filed under “Science”

Science and Engineering Indicators 2014 (NSF)


Source: National Science Board

Category: Science, Think Tank

Why You Shouldn’t Drink Coffee in the Morning

Source: FastCo

Category: Food and Drink, Science

Where are we now? Where are we going?

Category: Science, Technology, Think Tank

Storm of Stars

Source: Wired From Wired: A storm of stars is brewing in the Trifid nebula, as seen in this view from NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE. The stellar nursery, where baby stars are bursting into being, is the yellow-and-orange object dominating the picture. Yellow bars in the nebula appear to cut a cavity into…Read More

Category: Science, Weekend

50 Incredible Natural Phenomenons

Source: Cheap Flights

Category: Science, Travel

Creationism in Public Schools Mapped

Source: Slate

Category: Politics, Really, really bad calls, Science, UnScience

The Future That Never Happened

click for ginormous graphic Source: Visually

Category: Digital Media, Really, really bad calls, Science, Technology

What’s Zero Gravity Feel Like?

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic has teamed up with the Zero G corporation to give anyone who has already purchased a $250,000 ticket a chance to get acclimated to the experience of zero gravity. Bloomberg’s Cory Johnson traveled down to Cape Canaveral to try it out and break down the business of weightlessness.


Source: Bloomberg Feb. 10 2014

Category: Science, Travel, Video

Death of the Universe

Everybody dies. The universe too? Well, probably. What are the current theories about the end of everything? And how creepy exactly are these theories? (Spoiler: very creepy). But there might be hope…

Category: Science, Weekend

Robotics Industry Taxonomy

Source: Myria Research

Category: Index/ETFs, Investing, Science, Technology