Monthly Archives: November 2012

100,000 stars

Okay, so let’s be honest: I’m a science geek. And astronomy is pretty high on that list. But how anyone could fail to be amazed at Google Chrome’s ‘100,000 stars’ experiment is beyond me. I mean, just look: If you’ve got

100,000 stars

Okay, so let’s be honest: I’m a science geek. And astronomy is pretty high on that list. But how anyone could fail to be amazed at Google Chrome’s ‘100,000 stars’ experiment is beyond me. I mean, just look: If you’ve got

Red vs. Blue: Electricity fight!

This is a pretty darn cool video. What’s happening here is the platforms that the men are standing on are Tesla coils, which produce large (seriously large) electricity voltages. Like lightning, or any other form of electricity, the voltage produced

Red vs. Blue: Electricity fight!

This is a pretty darn cool video. What’s happening here is the platforms that the men are standing on are Tesla coils, which produce large (seriously large) electricity voltages. Like lightning, or any other form of electricity, the voltage produced

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The ‘Goldilocks planet’ search continues…

So, it looks like they’ve found another Earth-like planet! HD 40307g (catchy name) is a new addition to the list of habitable planets – and even better, it’s the closest one to us in orbit around a Sun-like star! (If

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The ‘Goldilocks planet’ search continues…

So, it looks like they’ve found another Earth-like planet! HD 40307g (catchy name) is a new addition to the list of habitable planets – and even better, it’s the closest one to us in orbit around a Sun-like star! (If

Experiment #2: Separating an egg with ease

So, first off, it’s been a long time since I last posted: things have weirdly gotten busier, despite me seeming to have less to do! But I’m back and hopefully this will get this blog kickstarted again. I know that

Experiment #2: Separating an egg with ease

So, first off, it’s been a long time since I last posted: things have weirdly gotten busier, despite me seeming to have less to do! But I’m back and hopefully this will get this blog kickstarted again. I know that