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It's Finally Settled: Absolute Zero Is Impossible

Just how cold can it get? The answer may be more important than you think: scientists study absolute zero to figure out all the wacky stuff that happens to molecules when the chilly temperatures slow them way down. 437 more words

PHYSICS

I S S Will Soon Be the Coldest Place in the Universe..!

What happens when atoms get really, really cold? Scientists know that they slow down as they approach absolute zero, but Earth’s pesky gravitational pull makes it hard to observe what happens once they hit extreme lows.  575 more words

Quantum Mechanics

#MusicEveryday - 001

Our first installment of #MusicEveryday is the album Absolute Zero, by Tetrafusion.

Absolute Zero is an instrumental album filled with prog-rock/metal goodness. Classic, old-school keys, mixed with crunchy djenty guitars, and a jazzy, experimental vibe make for Must-Use-Headphones listening. 34 more words

Video

The Stratus Class Dirigibles

When I first arrived in the desert city, raw and untried, eyes wide with wonder, heart filled with longing, and head filled with air just like the myriad dirigibles that crowded the skies, I could never have imagined where my path would lead me. 3,764 more words

Fantasy

Climate Change

Traveling east from Western Washington is like immigrating to a new country. The people, the politics, the culture – all different. At this moment, the difference I’m noting the most, besides a decided increase in red “Make America Great Again” hats, is the climate. 708 more words

Nothing to Say Blog

Nothing could be not much, or hardly anything.

It might also be less than I had intended, or perhaps a few things of lesser importance. 34 more words

Humor

notes 4 today: 2016-12-15 (Particle Decelerators; Framing Infrastructure As The Ontastricture; Exo-DNA; Tripping Yourself)

title: Particle Decelerators

Acceleration Seals A Tunnel Narrow

Hundreds of thousands of people choosing to spend hundreds of thousands of their own hours, leaving relationships, abandoning their children, expelling all emotion from their bodies, all for a single obsession, is what particle physics has become. 2,319 more words

Anti-civilization