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Billboards That Make You Think!!!

Located in Vancouver , British Columbia , Canada, Science World is a not-for-profit organization/facility dedicated to spreading the awe…

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"Alan Turing is still alive"

In celebration of Alan Turing's 100th anniversary, Brandom Keim has a very nice post in Wired Science: Alan Turing Is Still Alive By Bran…

Started by AdrianaLatest Reply

Perpetual Ocean from Nasa

Perpetual Ocean March 27, 2012 to Mapping  •  Add Comment  •  Share on Twitter Using a computational model called Estimating the Circula…

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The Denisova genome

Remember the 40,000 year-old Denisova finger bone that yielded sufficient DNA to speculate that this ancient human, like Neanderthals, inte…

Started by Adriana

7 Apr 23
Reply by Tom Sarbeck

Do You Need The Universe To Have Had A Beginning?

Many if not all human societies have origin myths and they differ greatly.Several years ago a San Francisco-born-and-raised woman told me s…

Started by Tom Sarbeck

31 Nov 19, 2016
Reply by Tom Sarbeck

Florida schoolgirl charged with felonies for science experiment

No science for you woman! Photo: FreeLearningLife - Flickr Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - Citizen Warrior by Tiffany Madison DALLAS, May 1st, 20…

Started by Neal

3 Sep 27, 2016
Reply by Chris

Mandating Scientific Discovery Never Works But politicians can’t seem to grasp that.

GOP decides that research should be legislated. Usual nonsense. By Lawrence Krauss|Posted Friday, June 21, 2013, at 7:30 AM I’m often aske…

Started by Neal

4 Aug 31, 2016
Reply by Chris

Science Bits, News, Videos

This discussion is to have a recurrent thread for science news, tidbits, quick facts, videos, photos, etc, that do not merit their own se…

Started by Adriana

1364 Aug 24, 2016
Reply by Tom Sarbeck

Tully Monster

Solving the mystery of the Tully Monster Posted: 16 Mar 2016 12:13 PM PDT The Tully Monster, an oddly configured sea creature with teeth…

Started by Mrs.B

2 Mar 17, 2016
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Super weeds in the US

New York (AFP) - The United States is facing an epidemic of herbicide-resistant "superweeds" that some activists and researchers are blamin…

Started by Davy

1 Aug 18, 2014
Reply by Chris

Platypus Godzilla.

And you thought the platypus was a nice, cuddly little monotreme. You would not have thought so 5 to 15 million years ago.  Palaeontologist…

Started by Davy

5 Nov 20, 2013
Reply by Davy

Aussie algae fuel green oil hope

Aussie algae fuel green oil hope Despite the claims of some, commercially viable fuels from algae have not yet been developed. But newly t…

Started by Davy

0 Oct 20, 2013

Mystery moss rediscovered

News from James Cook University.  Mystery moss rediscovered A botanical puzzle more than 150 years old could soon be solved, thanks to a di…

Started by Davy

2 Oct 20, 2013
Reply by Davy


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