Starts August 10th
Well yes, quite.
"I have heard global warming skeptics make all sorts of statements about how the science doesn't support claims of man-made climate change. I have found all of those statements to be empty and without any kind of supporting evidence. I have, in turn, stated that it is not possible for the skeptics to prove their claims. And, I'm willing to put my money where my mouth is."
BRB, buying some Big Red.
The Washington Redskins' federal trademark registration has been canceled by the United States Patent and Trademark Office because it is 'disparaging to Native Americans' raised a number of questions for the NFL team.
(and stealth tech, while he's at it)
The future of the internet is here
By: WayGroovy | Jun 14th, 2014 (11:20 AM)
"We have this illusion that laughter is a choice." Dr. Robert Provine has been studying the social and neurological roots of laughter for 20 years, and has come to surprising conclusions about how we operate as human beings.
with David Letterman
By: WayGroovy | Jun 11th, 2014 (12:01 PM)
in 1944 and now.
The Reactions team puts its nose into everyone's favorite breakfast food. We teamed up with the Compound Interest blog to break down the science of that sweet smell.
Turns out there are about 150 volatile organic compounds that contribute to bacon's meaty aroma, many of them hydrocarbons and aldehydes, with some nitrogen-containing compounds thrown in for good measure.
Here are instructions for sharing your thoughts on the matter.
Spiffy site noting the vocal ranges of various famous singers.
Something out of Revenge of the Nerds. I must try it. tl;dr - didn't work
By: WayGroovy | May 13th, 2014 (3:24 PM) | Thanks: AdmrlCapnPrwlr
Or whatever you can call lynx noise
Let's find out! A cool interactive website.
Tech Tips for n00bs.
If your house burns down with the family jewels inside, you can collect the pools of melted gold, but the diamonds will be gone in a puff of CO2. It's actually mall trinkets, not diamonds, that are forever.
Say Hello to My Little Friend!
Small problems can quickly become bigger.
By: calvinhobbes | Mar 25th, 2014 (2:36 AM)
The Rev. Fred Phelps Sr., who founded a Kansas church widely known for its protests at military funerals and anti-gay sentiments, has died according to his son Tim Phelps. Phelps, 84, was being cared for in a Shawnee County facility, Westboro Baptist Church spokesman Steve Drain said Sunday. Members of the Westboro church, based in Topeka, frequently protest at funerals of soldiers with signs containing messages such as 'Thank God for dead soldiers', and 'Thank God for 9/11,' claiming the deaths are God's punishment for American immorality and tolerance of homosexuality and abortion.
I don't see Slorum here?!
Creatures get the coolest grouping names.
By: calvinhobbes | Mar 9th, 2014 (7:56 AM) | Thanks: AdmrlCapnPrwlr
Now a real place in Vancouver, BC.
By: WayGroovy | Mar 5th, 2014 (10:26 PM) | Thanks: Rabidrabbit
The 'return to launch site' abort plan for the space shuttle that may have even worked. Maybe.
Well who's older than sliced bread?
I can think of about 385 reasons I should probably get the small one though.