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Exploring Europa's magnetic field, chemistry

My latest article for STEAMRegister.com details a new NASA mission to Jupiter’s moon Europa, which is scheduled for some time in the 2020s. I just love planetary exploration. 33 more words

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Did Columbus Discover America? Yes.

http://ostrovletania.blogspot.com/2009/10/did-columbus-discover-america-yes.html

Though it’s often(and properly and justifiably)been pointed out that Columbus arrived on a continent already inhabited by other peoples, one can still make an effective argument that Columbus DISCOVERED America. 2,223 more words

Episode 23: Old Friends, New Tricks

Episode 23 is out now. Look for it here.

The time has come for Brenda’s next Pokémon Contest! On her way to register, she meets up with a friend from her home town. 25 more words

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Episode 22 Review

Some of the more observant of the show, might notice that this episode is similar to the Diamond and Pearl episode Top-Down Training, where Paul challenged Cynthia to battle, only to lose completely against her Garchomp. 112 more words

Ash Ketchum

How Do We Know?

For the most part inquiring minds embrace the scientific method. They may not know exactly what that method is, but they would swear that this is the only way we really know anything for sure; it is the heart and soul of what we loosely call “common sense.”  That science has advanced civilization in numerous ways is incontrovertible — especially  scientific medicine which has prolonged life and made suffering comparatively rare. 824 more words

Hugh's Blogs

Review: John Harvard's Astronomer Double IPA

Review of John Harvard’s Astronomer Double IPA from John Harvard’s Brewery & Ale House in Framingham, MA

Beer Type: Double IPA  ABV: 7.8%  Tried on draught. 243 more words

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"Galileo's Middle Finger, Heretics, Activists, and the Search for Justice in Science" by Alice Dreger, 2015

This non-fictional work revolves around the theme of scientists reporting facts and being persecuted for it by religious authorities, other scientists, activists, and organizations who feel threatened by the truth or who have a vested interest in the perpetuation of non-truth.   598 more words

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