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TECHNICOLOR DREAMS AND GENETIC NIGHTMARES - BY TOM CURLEY

RADIATE!

A few weeks ago my old friend Ben Taylor sent me a very interesting link to a story about archiving technologies . The story was about how all of our storage media eventually degrades. 822 more words

Humor

The enhanced greenhouse effect

This is really just an opportunity to write a little bit about science, and to advertise other people’s work. There are some who suggest that adding CO2 to the atmosphere can’t lead to warming because CO2 absorption is saturated. 341 more words

Climate Change

Construction Begins on World's Largest Optical Telescope in Chile

Construction began in Chile on Friday on the European Extremely Large Telescope, which when completed will be the world’s largest optical telescope, some five times larger than the top observing instruments in use today. 247 more words

Science

Blue Whale Found Washed Up on Marin County Beach After Collision With Ship

A dead whale that washed up on a Marin County beach this week likely died after being hit by a ship, according to officials at the Marine Mammal Center. 193 more words

Science

WILTW - What I Learnt this Week

https://steemit.com/life/@mobbs/wiltw-2-what-i-learnt-this-week-2

Monday

Pajama is an early 19th century word from Urdu and Persian, from pāy – ‘leg’ and jāma – ‘clothing.’

Fake snow is made of the same stuff used in Nappies and tampons due to its excellent liquid absorption capabilities… 296 more words

Personal

Trump Delays Decision on Paris Climate Accords

President Trump declined to endorse the Paris climate accords on Saturday, saying he would decide next week whether the United States would pull out of the 195-nation agreement. 327 more words

World