In Out There: The Science Behind Sci-Fi Film and TV, author and filmmaker Ariel Waldman dives into the real science behind some space-themed sci-fi tropes.
NASA probe Dawn, will get a closer look at the mysterious dwarf planet Ceres in the asteroid belt. The tiny planet lies between the orbits… Read More »NASA Dawn Nearing Texas-Sized Planet Ceres
According to the World Animal Foundation (WAF), an organization committed to advancing animal welfare, the statistical likelihood of a shark-related fatality during an individual’s lifetime is 1 in 4,332,817.
Drones comes in all shapes and sizes. Some now are just as small as insects. These tiny drones will be the new spies of the… Read More »Insect Drones: The Rise of the Microdrones
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IumiGIM26wc?list=PL8y7x0SoYxpdwG4G6XN-Yzb6rBVU2pK8W&w=560&h=315] Meanwhile back in Bikini Bottom, Squidward Tentacles battles Mr. Owlfish. Red Lobster awaits the winner or perhaps the loser. They both look like… Read More »Deep-Sea Squid vs Owlfish
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84aWtseb2-4] I just cheated father-time and gained an hour. Daylight Saving Time explained. Winter is coming!
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpMTkr_aiYU&w=560&h=420] Having considerably long eyelashes for a male, microscopes always irritated me. You can turn your iPhone or any smartphone with a camera into… Read More »Turn Your Smartphone Into a Digital Microscope!
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vWAA-SrrFUQ&w=560&h=420] Sizing up the world. In the grand scheme of things it makes you feel kind of small.
The enigmatic allure of the moon remains a captivating wonder for many. Oreo cookies have set out on a deliciously inventive mission to demystify the… Read More »Moon Phases Explained With Oreo Cookies
I am trying to get away from using a pencil and paper for my art projects. There are many tools for the artist out there… Read More »The Adobe “Project Mighty” Connected Pen
http://player.ooyala.com/player.js?embedCode=4zdTgwYjrLemfva768KtaJ1Lk_La8Ql1&video_pcode=VmM2U6ccX_RqI0rIzEgAxHoRsgRL&width=610&deepLinkEmbedCode=4zdTgwYjrLemfva768KtaJ1Lk_La8Ql1&height=343 Do not let Howie Mandel know this but microbes are good for you. The human body hosts more than ten thousand different kinds of… Read More »Human Microbes