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The Most Beautiful Equation in the World
This post is a special shout-out to my former students who are now taking calculus (if you don't know any calculus, just hang tight… there will be more calculus-less math goodness comin...
Sixty Symbols - Physics and Astronomy videos
Curious and quirky videos describing the various symbols used in physics and astronomy
Call Me Cookie Monster: The Best Carly Rae Jepsen Cover...
Seasame Street's Cookie Monster does his own version of Carly Rae Jepsen's song "Call Me Maybe" with "Share It Maybe?"
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David Tong: Teaching
Lectures in theoretical physics from Cambridge University.
30 Essential Reads for Philosophy Majors
The following philosophy books will likely find their way into the curriculum at some point.
Exclusive > Top 15 Political Moments in YouTube History
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Songs So Bass-y, So Loud They'll Destroy My Subwoofers
There's no silly bass tests or other non-musical garbage. All these tracks are massive and sound excellent with the bass cranked to 11. 01. Dolby Anon - "Weapons of Mass Destruction" (Sandy Bitches EP) 02. Crookers - "Sveglia" (Mad Kids EP) 03. E-40 ...
Top Rap Songs of All Time
When hip-hop first started coming out in the 70s, most people said that it's just a fad and will go away soon. Three decades filled with stars like grandmaster Flash, Rakim, Tupac and Eminem, it gets crazy trying to separate the best from the rest. T...
Popular Science - A Nerd's Guide to Reading
A Nerd's Guide to Reading
6 Scientific Discoveries That Laugh in the Face of Physics...
There exist special occasions where the universe up and does a magic trick that seems to be designed by an unjust, all-powerful entity dedicated to making scientists ask, 'What in the hell?'
The Professor Teaches About Evil and Christianity
The atheist professor of philosophy pauses before his class and then asks one of his new students to stand. He considers for a moment. ...
in Bb 2.0 - a collaborative music/spoken word project
play these together, some or all, start them at any time, in any order.
DVICE: 11 cheap gifts guaranteed to impress science geeks...
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Juan Enriquez: The next species of human
TED Talks Even as mega-banks topple, Juan Enriquez says the big reboot is yet to come. But don't look for it on your ballot -- or in the stock exchange. It'll come from science labs, and it promises keener bodies and minds. Our kids are going to be ....
New York Hip Hop: Names to Know in 2012
TweetA new crop of NY's finest are marrying the home of hip hop's traditions with a bold look toward the future. Here's a quick playlist of names you either should know by now or need to know in 2012. Tweet
Dr. Mario- Luigi's Stand (Super Mario Beat)
Luigi's stand against going on one of Super Mario's escapades!
Everything Sounds Better As Dubstep
Seventeen of the best dubstep remixes including music by Bassnectar, Ellie Goulding, and Radiohead. Will make your brain feel good.
The Capitalism Site | Laissez-faire capitalism is the political...
Capitalism is a social political-economic system based on the principle of individual rights. Capitalism.org is the website for the moral social system: laissez-faire capitalism.
6 Secret Monopolies You Didn't Know Run the World
All the brands you think you're picking and choosing between are all sockpuppets on the many tentacles of a few, lesser known companies.
First World Living
First world solutions to first world problems. First world living is an online catalog of products that make your easy first world life just a bit easier!
Sad but in many cases also true.
About The Periodic Table of Videos - University of Nottingham...
Short videos about every element on the periodic table, plus other cool experiments and chemistry stuff
Soda Bottle Explosion Steps On How To
make a soda bottle explode! NO FIRE so it's not dangerous and uses only household items
Early Christian Writings: New Testament, Apocrypha, Gnostics,...
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Stephen Wolfram: Computing a theory of everything
TED Talks Stephen Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, talks about his quest to make all knowledge computational -- able to be searched, processed and manipulated. His new search engine, Wolfram Alpha, has no lesser goal than to model and explain the phy...
Mixes and Mashups #1
The best Mixes & Mashups of Hip Hop, Rock, Dance & Dubstep all on one page.http://www.facebook.com/mixesandmashups2 Google+ https://...
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!
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Motion Mountain - The Free Physics Textbook for Download...
Motion Mountain is a free and entertaining physics textbook - 6 volumes with more than 2000 pages - for young students, teachers and anybody interested in physics. The text, guaranteed to be fascinating, surprising and challenging on every page, is...
Physics Flash Animations
We have been increasingly using animations for illustrating Physics content. This page provides access to those animations which may be of general interest. The animations will appear in a separate window.
Personal and Historical Perspectives of Hans Bethe
IN 1999, legendary theoretical physicist Hans Bethe delivered three lectures on quantum theory to his neighbors at the Kendal of Ithaca retirement community (near Cornell University). Given by Professor Bethe at age ...
Trinity Miracle: End Zone Shot
An new look at the astounding Division III touchdown. Now with 40% more "Holy Crap!"
Hubble celebrates 20 years in space with a jaw-dropper
Astronomy | Carina | I was out of town at a wedding this weekend, so I missed blogging about the spectacular image release for the Hubble Space Telescope's 20th anniversary (here's
10 Terrific Covers of Rap Songs (And 10 We Want to See Happen)...
There are million YouTube videos of people covering rap, hip-hop and R&B songs, and it can be overwhelming to sift through them all—so we've done it for you. Here are 10 songs that you should hear.
Deep underground house music mixes
Deeprhythms.com - hear the deepest underground house sound around. DeepRhythms offers original deep house mixes in mp3 and in streaming RealAudio formats on a bi-weekly basis.
[Electro/House] An Electrogasmic Summer: Calm Electro Songs...
SUMMER! Summer is probably the best time to party hard. With Students being off from school and people taking vacations to leave the ordina
Princeton invention delivers 3D sound from ordinary laptop...
Edgar Choueiri, a professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Princeton University, has developed a way to play true three-dimensional sound recordi...
Nerd Paradise : Divisibility Rules for Arbitrary Divisors...
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ThisIsWhyImBroke :: The Internet's Mall
Discover all the coolest stuff you never knew existed on the web. With thousands of reasons to spend every penny you've got, This Is Why I'm Broke features amazing products from the web.
Super Bowl XLVI
It's Super Bowl time, and our analysts have methodically outlined what the Pats and Giants have to do so that fans don't feel vaguely disappointed by this uninspiring game.
2000s Decade Recap - Science and Space
The new millennium began with questions about the dependability of technology. Well, the Y2K disaster never happened, and technology continued to be our best friend. With artificial hearts and entire face transplants being used with success, the hu...
BBC Science | Human Body and Mind
Find out more about your personality by taking our psychology tests. Designed by experts, play the games to help you better understand who you are.
If you can pronounce correctly every word in this poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world.
PC Vs. Mac
I've thought about getting a Mac before, but have always been put off by one thing or another. I know they're great for graphics and such, and I like that their OS operates on top of a Unix OS. I guess this image could be the reason why I'll stay wit...
- Science Museum
In a world not too different from our own, a Plant needs resources to grow. But collecting these resources can increase the risk posed to the Plant's wellbeing. Can you manage the risks, weigh up the costs and grow the Plant?
Relativity Explained in a Nutshell - Global One TV: A Blog...
Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. That's Relativity. - Alb…
Physics 20b: Introduction to Cosmology - Spring 2010
Preview and download the podcast Physics 20b: Introduction to Cosmology - Spring 2010 on iTunes. Read episode descriptions and customer reviews.
Murphy's Law Calculator
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Giant Stinson Beach Bubbles (Canon 550D)
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Welcome to The World of Holophonics™
Holophonics™, by inventor Hugo Zuccarelli is the aural equivalent of visual holography, a technology with the capacity to record sound exactly as it is. Spatial dimension, ambience, emotion, and the living spirit of the source are presented in such a...
Most badass toy I have seen
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Nine Hilarious iPhone Fails
In fact, he's staring at your iPhone right now… First sell him the car, THEN ask him for cuddles Well, why DON'T you own Google? Auto-correct family fail Being a dirty teenager iPhone fail Why Mom can't handle an ...
CALResCo's Introduction to Complex Systems
A Complex System is any system which involves a number of elements, arranged in structure(s) which can exist on many scales. These go through processes of change that are not describable by a single rule nor are reducible to only one level of expl...
5 Psychological Experiments That Prove Humanity is Doomed...
Cracked.com's new book is now on sale. What follows is one of 22 classic articles that appear in the book, along with 18 new articles that you can't r...
The scariest video you have ever watched in the name of...
Real World Test Show That Android Task Killers Are Still...
Carriers and manufacturers still often recommend the use of task killer apps on Android to speed up your phone and save battery life, but they can actually do more harm than good.
Ground Zero II | Carloslabs
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Some bad science can make you laugh, and some kills
Alt-Med | AIDS | Ben Goldacre is a gift to skepticism. He writes for The Guardian and attacks all manners of bad science (which is why he calls his column "Bad Science"
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...
Pendulum Waves - Yes, ICantSeeYou
Superhydrophobic spray means no more clothes to wash
Nov. 12, 2011 - Ross Technology Corp is a company that specializes in steel products including non-slip flooring, security, and racks. For the tech enthusiast, that may
Simple animation to explain complex principles
Simple animation to explain complex principles - Electronics Scraps at Hiox.org, The technical and non-technical information Sharing Resource.
Philosophy since the Enlightenment, by Roger Jones
Philosophy since the enlightenment by Roger Jones
Cake Versus Pie: A Scientific Approach
I love cake. Cake is wonderful. But it is too easy to get caught up in the idea of cake. When you compare the data, it is clear that pie is a better choice.
25 Everyday Things You Never Knew Had Names
There are so many things out there that we deal with or see everyday, but have no idea what they are called. This is a list of 25 ridiculous real names for 25 everyday items.
Michio Kaku | Professor of Theoretical Physics, CUNY
Professor of Theoretical Physics, CUNY
Microsoft has figured out how to turn any surface into a...
OmniTouch is a wearable depth-sensing and projection system that enables interactive multitouch applications on everyday surfaces. Beyond the shoulder-worn system, there is no instrumentation of the user or environment. Foremost, the system allows th...
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Anonymous shuts down hidden child abuse hub • The Register...
Tor paedos torpedoed, names outed
The Hardest Logic Puzzle Ever - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...
is a title coined by American and in an article published in in 1996 (an translation was published earlier in the newspaper , under the title ) for the following inspired logic puzzle:
Skinner on Campus | Futility Closet
An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements
John Conway's Game of Life
John Conway's Game of Life is some kind of Artificial Life simulation. It's written in Java.
Symphony of Science
[David Attenborough] How could one species turn into another? [Richard Dawkins] How is it that we find ourselves surrounded by such complexity, such elegance? [Bill Nye] The genes of you and me They're all made of DNA We're all made of the same chemi...
Large Hadron Collider - How does it work?
Nice animation that explains how speed at some point reaches a maximum and from there on only changes in mass.\nLet's hope they get their answers related to the Higgs particle and not end up swallowing the world in a black hole.
Quantum Levitation Will Blow Your Mind
Let me preface this by dispelling any thought that you might have that I know anything about the quantum physics that makes all of this possible:
Alcubierre Warp Drive Time Travel
23 incredible new technologies you'll see by 2021
The Maya said we're due for a shake-up soon. Turns out, they were right.
Do CFCs Really Cause Ozone Depletion?
Critical thinking web
OpenCourseWare with over 100 tutorials on critical thinking, logic, scientific reasoning, and creativity.
Ultrasonic Ringtones - the new ringtones that only kids...
Get hot ringtones such as Lollipop by Lil Wayne and others including Timbaland, Soulja Boy, Rick Ross, Usher, Ray J and Jordin Sparks. Also take the ultrasonic ringtone hearing test.
20 most impressive science fair projects of all time
These bright students are proof that you don't have to be an adult to have amazing, world-changing ideas about science.
Throwable Panoramic Ball Camera has us seeing spherical...
Each time there is a new way to capture media, especially when that means is inexpensive, the world goes nuts trying to see how they can show off their life and
The illustrated guide to a Ph.D.
Every fall, I explain to a fresh batch of Ph.D. students what a Ph.D. is.
What is Occam's Razor?
Glass beach, California
The place - Glass Beach, California; what are we talking about ? Just see for yourself. Seems nice, doesn't it ? Well, in the first half of the 20th cen
T-shirt charges your phone by absorbing ambient sound
Shirts made of piezoelectric fabrics could make charging your portable electronics easier than ever.
Jem Melts Rock Using Sunshine - Bang Goes The Theory
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bang Follow Bang on Twitter @bbcbang and #bbcbang. Jem Stansfield travels to the Solar Furnace Research Facility in Southern France. He ...