Posts filed under “Science”

2014 Was the Hottest Year on Record

Click for an interactive graphic.

Source: Bloomberg

Category: Digital Media, Science

5 Charts That Explain 2014′s Record-Smashing Heat

Source: Mother Jones

Category: Digital Media, Science


In light of the discovery of the first new anti-biotic in decades, let’s have a look at the molecular chemistry involved:   click for ginormous graphic Source: Compound Interest

Category: Digital Media, Science

Which Scientific Ideas Should be Abandoned?

Every year, asks prominent scientists a single question. Lasy tear, the query was simply: “Which scientific ideas should be abandoned?”

Check out the resultant three-minute video to see where scientific thinking is ripe for change.

Category: Science, Video

The Chemistry of Champagne

Source: Compound Interest

Category: Digital Media, Food and Drink, Science

Global Carbon Footprint

Source: ScienceBlogs   Previously: Global Carbon “Footprint” by Nation  

Category: Digital Media, Science

ISS Time Lapse

Alexander Gerst’s Earth timelapses Hat tip IFL Science

Category: Science, Weekend

Ancient Lake on Mars


Category: Science

Land and Ocean Temperature Percentiles

Source: NOAA

Category: Science

The Shapes of Snowflakes

Source: Compound Interest

Category: Digital Media, Science