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Originally posted on July 17, 2006. David Ng asked a question: Are there any children's books that are dear to you, either as a child or a parent, and especially ones that perhaps strike a chord with those from a science sensibility?...
This is a repost from April 24 th , 2010. Watching Speciation Occur is the second in my Evolution series which started with The Curious Case of Dogs We saw that the littlest differences can lead to dramatic variations when we looked at the wide variety in dogs...
What does it say about particle physics that the Higgs boson has generated so much hullaballoo lately? Physicists at the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland have reportedly glimpsed "tantalizing hints" of the Higgs, which might confer mass to quarks, electrons and other building blocks of our world...
" …we expected to unearth a quite unprecedented amount of material - especially in the pre-Cambrian strata of which so narrow a range of antarctic specimens had previously been secured...
Have a great weekend!- Glendon Mellow - Atmosphere and Action: Interview with illustrator Tyler Jacobson - Maille Lyons - How to Answer the 5 Most Common Questions from a Science Fair Judge - S.E...
"The Earth doesn't need to change, we do" says Sheril Kirshenbaum. In today's Ottawa Citizen, the University of Texas research scientist explains why we shouldn't use "our only home" as a geoengineering lab...
When I opened the November 2011 issue of Scientific American and leafed through it, I was immediately drawn to one of the highlights of the issue: illustrations for the cover story about The First Americans...
Three things stand out about our memories of life experiences, so-called autobiographical memories. Two of them are pretty obvious. One, not so much.
In the long fight against malaria, progress finally seems to be coming, if incrementally. The number of people who died from malaria in 2010 fell 5 percent from the previous year and has dropped 26 percent from 2000 levels, according to a new World Health Organization (WHO) report.The decline might seem modest given the $2 billion that has been given to fight the disease in the past year...
Part I: 3 Strategies for an Original Science Fair ProjectOnce the project is done and the backboard is made, it is time for the Science Fair judging to begin.
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