Posts filed under “Science”

World Clock

I love that all of these are now totally embeddable . . .

Poodwaddle.com

Poodwaddle.com

Category: Science, Web/Tech

Active Denial System: non-lethal, directed-energy weapon

Category: Science, War/Defense, Web/Tech

Reconciling Cold Weather and a Warming Climate

Yesterday, I criticized those who made the claim that ““Twelve-month long drop in world temperatures wipes out a century of warming” in my usual understated and charming way. I have to admit that the responses surprised me. First, I had no idea so many people rabidly disbelieve that 1) climate change is occurring and 2)…Read More

Category: Psychology, Science, Technical Analysis

Global Warming Denialists: We Suck at Math Also!

Category: Politics, Quantitative, Science, Technical Analysis

Strange December

Category: Science

Happy Turkey Day!

Category: Science

MicroIslet Board of Directors

Category: Corporate Management, R&D, Science

The Stuff of Thought

Category: Books, Psychology, Science

Quote of the Day: Logic

Category: Psychology, Science

Why Are Poor Countries Poor?

Over at Slate, Tim Harford has an interesting discussion on a rather intriguing economic question: Why Are Poor Countries Poor? The answer is less obvious than you might imagine. The usual explanation goes something like this:  "One very plausible account of why at least some poor countries are poor is that there is no smooth…Read More

Category: Commodities, Economy, Politics, Science