Wednesday, Aug 30 2017 04:38 PM
Nature, News, Science, Via Social Media
This is why insects will survive way after the human race has completely damaged the environment or bombed themselves to death.
Insects are highly adaptable and have a killer survival instinct that humans no longer possess.
Source: Yes, That's a Huge Floating Mass of Live Fire Ants in Texas Description:
Floods make them more venomous and more aggressive.
Sunday, Apr 23 2017 05:00 PM
Industry, Science, Technology, Video
Source: NY Times Description:
Kitty Hawk, a Silicon Valley company backed by Larry Page, a Google founder, began testing a prototype over a lake in Northern California.
3 simple small actions you can do every day to help boost your mood. Source: There are three small actions you can do every day to boost your mood Description:
Happiness tends to occur as the side-effect of other pursuits and activities—here are some actions that’ll help cultivate happiness “on the side.”
Happy 50th Anniversary to Star Trek, live long and prosper! Source: Happy 50th Anniversary, Star Trek! Description: News - Star Trek actors wish the iconic franchise a Happy Birthday...
Awesome concept is realized. Sign me up!
Source: Tesla Model 3 Announced Description:
Judging from the $200 million in deposits Tesla has already raked in, the Model 3 has quickly found its fans in the last 24 hours.
Saturday, Jan 30 2016 09:29 AM
Health, Nature, Science, Via Social Media
There’s a lot of alarm about Zika virus, now spreading “explosively” (says the WHO) in the Americas. Travelers have brought cases from the tropics to the US, and a few to Europe. The alarm is because there’s a lot scientists still aren’t sure of.
Source: Zika: What is it and should you be worried about it? Description:
The outbreak has now spread to Europe and the US.
Sunday, Jan 3 2016 10:07 AM
Health, Science, Via Social Media
Excellent advice on how to get better sleep, especially the one on darkness.
Source: How to become a morning person Description:
Five small changes make a huge difference in your day.
Monday, Nov 23 2015 06:56 PM
Music, Science, Via Social Media
All about that bass...
Source: Why People Love Bass Description:
The beat drops and people start nodding their heads. It's a common behavior, so it's easy to disregard. But the reasons why humans respond to a killer beat aren't necessarily obvious.
The evidence is indeed overwhelming.
Some schooling on climate change from the Governor of California to GOP candidate Ben Carson.
Saturday, Mar 14 2015 02:32 PM
Culture, Science, Via Social Media
Happy Pi Day!
Pi Day is an unofficial holiday commemorating the mathematical constant π (pi).
Source: Pi Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Description:
Pi Day is observed on March 14, (3/14 in the month/day date format since 3, 1, and 4 are the first three significant digits of π. In 2009, the United States House of Representatives supported the designation of Pi Day…
Saturday, Jan 24 2015 02:57 PM
Science, Society, Technology, Video
Fascinating Source: Bill Gates Interview Description:
Bill Gates on how the world will change by 2030
Thursday, Jan 15 2015 05:58 PM
Science, Society, Via Social Media
Scared for the next generation Source: Ocean Life Faces Mass Extinction, Broad Study Says Description:
A team of scientists, in a groundbreaking analysis of data from hundreds of sources, has concluded that humans are on the verge of causing unprecedented damage to the oceans and the animals living in them.
“We may be sitting on a precipice of a major extinction event,” said Douglas J. McCauley, an ecologist at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and an author of the new research.
Thursday, Nov 6 2014 12:50 PM
Science, Technology, Via Social Media
Sunday, Nov 10 2013 06:34 AM
Photos, Science, Via Social Media
Saturday, Oct 19 2013 04:37 PM
Humor, Science, Via Social Media
and this helps us how?
Source: The Law of Urination: mammals take 21 seconds to pee Description:
Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have discovered a new golden rule: every mammal takes about 21 seconds to urinate. Patricia Yang and her co-authors dubbed it the "Law of...
Thursday, Oct 10 2013 07:37 PM
History, Science, Via Social Media
Tuesday, Aug 20 2013 08:02 AM
Health, Science, Via Social Media