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THE PROBLEM WITH THERMOMETERS

My wife and I usually take our dog for a walk at night. A few nights ago I checked the thermometer before I went out and it said seventeen degrees. 805 more words

Why Science Is NOT 'Just A Theory'

Have you ever heard ‘evolution’ dismissed as ‘just a theory’? Is a scientific theory no different to the theory that Elvis is still alive? Jim Al-Khalili puts the record straight. 230 more words

Science

Shift

Are you with us or against us?

Well, you’ve given me a choice.

My image is a shell. Born a new knave.

Bats to the vortex; follow through the cracklets… 22 more words

-avity

“She sent me words today
Whether they were apples, plums,
or fast food;
milk or coke or steak
or the simplest of grains;
whether they will stay or leave… 272 more words

Creative

A magnetic levitating gear system for zero friction and wear

Source: KurzweilAI, 12/2014

Researchers from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) are developing a new gear transmission mechanism with no touching parts, based on magnetic forces that prevent friction and wear and make lubrication unnecessary. 421 more words

Technology

The Potsdam Gravity Potato

This is a picture of the Earth with the Eyes of Gravity. You can see the silvery continents of Europe of Africa, the North and South Atlantic and the Indian Ocean. 195 more words

NASA

Skip Lievsay to Receive Motion Picture Sound Editors Career Achievement Award

Supervising sound editor and re-recording mixer Skip Lievsay will receive the Motion Pictures Sound Editors career achievement award at the 2015 MPSE Golden Reel Awards, the org announced today. 186 more words

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