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Wimps, Women, and Children

Wimps, Women, and Children

But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel.  850 more words

Counseling For The Soul

Gamma Rays from Dark Matter at the Center of the Galaxy: Stronger Evidence

Evidence has been growing for the detection of dark matter more directly – at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy. Normally, we detect dark matter through its gravitational effects only, although there have been many attempts to detect it more directly, both through laboratory experiments here on Earth and from astronomical measurements. 1,020 more words

Dark Matter

Is dark matter locked up in primordial black holes?

To be honest, I have an issue with both “dark matter” and “dark energy” – they both look like close-to-metaphysical constructs to me: we have a hole where theory and observation do not match so we’ll invent this latter-day phlogiston and call it “dark”. 340 more words

The Cost of Comfort

Are Modern Conveniences Turning us Soft?

Here in the developed world, we’re spoiled.

Machines do the lion’s share of our physical chores. Vehicles carry our bodies. 609 more words