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It is not common in this day and age to find new species of animals. Usually when a scientist does, it’s a small and easily overlooked creature like frogs or insects. 207 more words

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Swarm Report: 1/1/2017 - 5/19/17

I am so very behind on getting data from the Dragonfly Swarm Project shared here, but I wanted to get the data from this year so far up!   407 more words


The Bible and Science

On April 22, people around the country gathered in a March for Science to raise awareness of the importance of science. It seems sometimes as if science and Christianity are opponents – that you have to pick one or the other to believe in. 490 more words


Did science just save the world or break the planet VOL 1

There are so many fantastic new discoveries in science and technology happening everyday but with no front-page coverage. Here are 3 incredible breakthroughs to bring you up to speed quickly. 321 more words

Biochemical Engineering

7 Earth-Size Planets Orbit Dwarf Star, NASA and European Astronomers Say - Kenneth Chang / The New York Times

This is the kind of story that would have provided endless hours of fascination to me during my childhood and in fact, still does as an adult.  151 more words


Random Thoughts - part 2

  • The discovery of 7 – YES SEVEN new planets, some 40 million light years from earth; has me wondering – How do those people ( scientists) know that?
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By jove! it was by a nose

Yes dear readers it is Australia Day in 4 hours.

And I am damn damn proud to be one.

I have just finished watching our Australia Day awards from the ever so beautiful Great Hall in our Parliament House; in Canberra. 233 more words