Why Socialism? By Albert Einstein
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List of common misconceptions - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...
This is a list of current, widely held, false ideas and beliefs about notable topics which have been reported by reliable sources from around the world. Each has been discussed in published literature, as has its topic area (such as glass, and the mi...
in Bb 2.0 - a collaborative music/spoken word project
play these together, some or all, start them at any time, in any order.
The Stonemaker Argument
Dark Legacy Comics
Answering your hypothetical questions with physics, every Tuesday.
Water is dangerous
And for plenty of good reasons, since:
Bertrand Russell's Message to the Future
BBC Face-to-Face 1959
Publieke mindmap door Jason Buberel. Create your own collaborative mind maps for free at www.mindmeister.com
Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived
An ode to the father of the electric age.
The One Workout Every Climber Should Do - Rock Climbing...
Rock climbing's only free climbing magazine and website, providing rock climbing and bouldering news, climbing videos, blogs, photos, and climbing gear and bouldering gear reviews.
bruce lee - clikr
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NASA preps J-2X rocket engines for second round testing,...
Forty-year old tech taking astronauts into space? Sadly, that's been the current state of our space program. But in the spirit of making
Math doesn't suck, you do.
Math doesn't suck, you do.
A molecular link between the active compon... [Mol Pharm....
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Voyager Golden Record
Murmurs of Earth
First Private Space Flight To ISS Scheduled For February...
Fifteen uncoupled simple pendulums of monotonically increasing lengths dance together to produce visual traveling waves, standing waves, beating, and (seemin...
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Recounts Apollo 11 UFO Encounter
Buzz Aldrin talks about the 'UFO' which the Apollo 11 crew saw on their way to the moon.
11 Things the Wealthiest Americans Can Buy for the U.S.
11 Things the Wealthiest Americans Can Buy for the U.S. (that most families can't afford for themselves!).
Tiny Levers, Big Moves in Piezoelectric Sensors
Ong's Hat: Gateway to the Dimensions!
if you had not already penetrated half-way to the ICS. You have been searching for us without knowing it, following oblique references in crudely xeroxed marginal samizdat publications, crackpot mystical pamphlets, mail-order courses in "Kao...
Tanya Khovanova's Math Blog » Blog Archive » A Probabilistic...
Mathematics, applications of mathematics to life in general, and my life as a mathematician
Bell X-1 "Glamorous Glennis"
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Novel technique reveals how glaciers sculpted their valleys...
Using a new technique called thermochronometry, UC Berkeley and Berkeley Geochronology Center scientists have detailed the 2.5 million year history of the beautiful and distinctive U-shaped glacial valleys of Fiordland National Park in New Zealand.
Roulette -- from Wolfram MathWorld
The curve traced by a fixed point on a closed convex curve as that curve rolls without slipping along a second curve. The roulettes described by the of when rolled upon a line are sections of (i.e., they yield when revolved about the line) know...
The Documentary Channel
A video channel dedicated to documentaries of all types.
1.26.2009 - Video: Physics for presidents, future and present...
Meet Professor Richard Muller, professor of Berkeley's extremely popular class and book, "." In this six-minute video highlighting Muller's class demonstrations, UC Berkeley Media Relations' Roxanne Makasdjian talks to Muller about his thoughts on te...
Hyper Stylized Samurai-In-Space Film Is A Gorgeous Kick...
Cup of Tears' trailer is teaching Hollywood how to put together a sleek green-screen martial arts flick properly, even in outer space. This sick trailer should make everyone who worked on The Spirit blush. Quiet Earth has pointed out the super sleek ...
Slinky drop physics | Bad Astronomy
Cool stuff | gravity | What happens if you hold a slinky at the top end, let it extend, and then drop it? Here's a video setting up the problem:[embed width=610]http://www.youtube.com
The Origins of Writing
H. 2 in. (5.3 cm)Purchase, Raymond and Beverly Sackler Gift, 1988 (1988.433.1)
Full Length Science Documentaries
If you are interested in science you might like these interesting documentaries. I have updated the list, and even added some NOVA Science episodes. Will also try to add your suggestions to the list. Follow me on Redux , Twitter , Facebook , Stumbleu...
The opposite effect of Helium
Human Cells a Chimera of Ancient Life
Despite eons of mingling inside our cells, gene networks we've inherited from primitive, singled-celled ancestors have stayed separate. Our cells remain chimeras, a hybrid fusion of unrelated creatures.
Alan Watts discusses Nothing
Alan Watts discussing the state of nothingness __download the audio file at the link below__ http://www.mediafire.com/file/pr3anig169pg6dq/Alan%20Watts%20dis...
Two Trains Puzzle -- from Wolfram MathWorld
Two trains are on the same track a distance 100 km apart heading towards one another, each at a speed of 50 km/h. A fly starting out at the front of one train, flies towards the other at a speed of 75 km/h. Upon reaching the other train, the fly turn...
9 Stages of an Acid Trip (Pic)
Funny photos, videos, awesome art and design. Plus other cool and weird internet humor. Always SFW.
Robotic Exoskeleton turns grunts into Super Soldiers
Robotic Soldier : robotic exoskeleton turns grunts into super-soldiers Iowa New Hampshire Florida Iowa New Hampshire Florida Earth Quake Wild Fire Hillary Do...
Catching Its Tail (NASA Cassini Saturn Mission Images)
Catching Its Tail (NASA Cassini Saturn Mission Images) - Featured: the planet Saturn; the planet Jupiter; Saturn's rings; the pale blue dot of earth
Carolyn Porco: Could a Saturn moon harbor life?
TED Talks Carolyn Porco shares exciting new findings from the Cassini spacecraft's recent sweep of one of Saturn's moons, Enceladus. Samples gathered from the moon's icy geysers hint that an ocean under its surface could harbor life.
Patterns of Math - Visual Guide to the Mandelbrot Set
Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy: Bad TV
Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy
Timeline of History - 20th Century at a Glance
Space Shuttle Discovery - 360VR Images
A fractal solid with 'Mandelbrot' and 'Tricorn' cross-sections...
The can be thought of as the result of an "unstable" function with two parameters, and two zones ... a zone where the function obviously goes to infinity, and a zone where it doesn't. In between the two, there's a chaotic region where these two outco...
Space Shuttle Launch: Equator vs. Mountains
It is difficult to believe that this will be the last space shuttle launch. Clearly, I must do something to commemorate this event. But what? How abou
This mosaic is yet another example from MER of a beautiful, sublime martian scene that also captures some important scientific information. Specifically, sunset and twilight images are occasionally acquired by the science team to determine h...
Top 10 Signs You Are A Fundamentalist Christian [Archive]...
10 - You vigorously deny the existence of thousands of gods claimed by other religions, but feel outraged when someone denies the existence of yours. 9 - You feel insulted and "dehumanized" when scientists say that people evolved from other l...
It's been too long since we walked on the Moon
Figures for "Impossible fractals"
Figures for "Impossible fractals"
Boston Bruins | "Date"
Read more about this ad campaign: http://adweek.blogs.com/adfreak/2009/04/no-one-messes-with-the-boston-bruins-bear.html A TV commercial for the Boston Bruins.
This site provides ranking tasks for teaching introductory astronomy. Pencil-and-paper versions as well as computer-based versions are available grouped by topic. New materials will be added as the computer-based versions are completed. It is antic...
Monty Python - Airplane Pilots
How to irritate people... These bored pilots scare the hell out of their passengers. Very funny sketch
500,000,000 years in 50 seconds flat
The current debate about evolution that is raging in some quarters may finally be laid to rest by noitulovE, the new Guinness spot. Put simply, the Guinness ...
Zoom into the Cellulose of Wood
Explore the molecular structures of cellulose.
10 Strange Things About The Universe
The universe can be a very strange place. While groundbreaking ideas such as quantum theory, relativity, and even the Earth going around the Sun might be commonly accepted now, science still continues to show that the universe contains things you mig...
So what Fermi immediately realized was that the aliens have had more than enough time to pepper the Galaxy with their presence. But looking around, he didn't see any clear indication that they're out and about. This prompted Fermi to ask what was (to...
Insane Lego Machine
My dad's an engineer. Back when I got Lego for Christmas he was always amazed at some of it's complexity. I wonder what he'd make of this - I don't know if the person who built this is an engineer, but this is simply amazing!
Spacetime invisibility cloaks can hide entire events inside...
Invisibility cloaks are taking baby steps from science fiction to science fact. But there's an even stranger and more incredible possibility - an invisibility cloak that works in both space and time, shielding whole events from history itself. The ba...
Attractors Flash Game
Anderson, Ulvestad, & Ho, Low-Luminosity AGNs at High Resolution...
New estimate for alien Earths: 2 billion in our galaxy alone...
Scientists are seeking out worlds that are roughly the size of Earth and are the right distance from their suns to have liquid water on the planet.