Posts filed under “Science”

How Speakers Make Sound





Source: Animagraffs

Category: Digital Media, Science, Technology

Sleep Deprivation & Your Brain

Via Mic:    click for ginormous graphic   Source & resources: The Journal of Neuroscience, International Scholarly Research Notes, Experimental Brain Research, Psychological Bulletin, UC Berkeley Walker Sleep Lab, PNAS, International Journal of Occupational Medicine and Environmental Health, CDC, The Journal of Neuroscience, SLEEP, PLOS one, Psychological Science, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, Daytime Sleepiness Affects…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Science

Bill Nye: Evolution Deniers = Climate Change Deniers

Planetary Society CEO Bill Nye discusses his book “Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation” on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Bill Nye: Evolution Deniers Also Deny Climate Change

Source: Bloomberg, Nov. 21 2014

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Planetary Society CEO Bill Nye discusses climate change and NASA space funding

Bill Nye Answers Your Science, Climate Change Questions

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Category: Science, Video

2014 On Pace for Hottest Year

This is very impressive:

Category: Science, Video

Louisiana is drowning quickly

Source: ProPublica

Category: Science

Landing on a Comet, 317 Million Miles From Home

click for totally awesome photos: Source: NY Times

Category: Digital Media, Science, Technology

Fly Through Universe

Paul Bourke, a research professor at the University of Western Australia, provides us a fly-through of the known universe, according to the 6dF Galaxy Survey: The 6dF Galaxy Survey has collected more than 120,000 redshifts over the southern sky over a 5 year period from 2001 to 2005. Its goal is to map our southern…Read More

Category: Science, Weekend

Job Automation May Threaten Half of U.S. Workforce

Source: Bloomberg Visual Data

Category: Employment, Science, Technology

Constellation of Cygnus

Located just beyond the tip of the tail of the constellation of Cygnus (The Swan), this butterfly-shaped cloud of glowing gas and dust is the wreckage of a star similar to the Sun. Source: spacetelescope.org via Buzzfeed

Category: Science, Weekend

3-D map of the adolescent universe

Source: Science Daily From Science Daily: 3D map of the cosmic web at a distance of 10.8 billion years from Earth, generated from imprints of hydrogen gas observed in the spectrum of 24 background galaxies behind the volume. This is the first time that large-scale structures in such a distant part of the Universe have…Read More

Category: Digital Media, Science