Jacob Kaplan-Moss

11 items tagged “science”

📌 Pressures produced when penguins pooh—calculations on avian defaecation

Another great leap forward for science #

📌 Liquid Nitrogen Primer « Cooking Issues #
📌 In the Event That You Have Accidentally Swallowed the Higgs Boson by Michael Rottman - The Morning News #
📌 Hydraulic Compression of Mice to 166 Atmospheres -- Kylstra et al. 158 (3802): 793 -- Science

Science! #

📌 idiosynchrony

My friend Jocelyn Rice has just started a blog. She’s an amazing writer; if you like good science writing, I suggest you check it out. Who knew there was actually an established formula for calcuating the surface area of an elephant? #

📌 Statistical Data Mining Tutorials

Um, wow. #

📌 Fractals

Because I wouldn’t be a geek without at least on link to a fractal gallery. #

📌 Mike Stanfill, Private Hand - Flash Animation - The Elements, by Tom Lehrer

A wonder animation of Tom Lehrer’s “The Elements” #

📌 What Makes People Gay? - The Boston Globe #
📌 If MSG is so bad for you, why doesn't everyone in Asia have a headache?

Very intersting article about MSG #

📌 New Scientist: 13 things that do not make sense #