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Entries Tagged as 'Science!'
January 25th, 2010 · 17 Comments
October 21st, 2009 · 2 Comments
Richard Lewontin on Carl Sagan and how to think about pseudoscience.
September 24th, 2009 · 2 Comments
P.D. Smith on the USSR’s (still operational?!?) doomsday device.
June 4th, 2008 · Comments Off
Your war bonds at work: Brett Holman at Airminded follows up my link to MONIAC with more history, smart analysis, and lots of pictures.
June 2nd, 2008 · 2 Comments
It’s no giant mechanical elephant (what is?), but, yes, the telectroscope is wicked boss keen. Once again, I live in the wrong London.
May 29th, 2008 · 1 Comment
This article’s almost a parody of popular science journalism (the squirrel Kevin Bacon! the squirrel Facebook!) but how can you not love a study of networking squirrels?
May 29th, 2008 · 3 Comments
A hydraulic analog computer built in 1949 (from scrounged Lancaster bomber parts) that represents the British economy using gauges, sluices, colored water, and felt tip pens. (Thanks, Jere!)
May 18th, 2008 · 2 Comments
P.D. Smith, author of Doomsday Men, on mad scientists and the dream of the superweapon.
February 22nd, 2008 · 3 Comments
Get out your bristol board and rubber cement: it’s time for the school science fair.