Category Archives: science

And now for something completely different

Sometimes I ponder things.  Well, a lot of times I ponder things.  Recently I was pondering the rate at which sunrise and sunset times are changing.  My intuition told me that sunrise times must resemble a sine curve, slowing down … Continue reading

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I think even a lot of Christians would laugh at this

But what they don’t seem to understand is that I laugh at their human afterlife theories just as much.  Although, this IS batshit crazy. At the age of 12, Tompkins named that dog – a hungry mutt with a “copper-colored spot … Continue reading

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Because Banning the Real Stuff Just Isn’t Good Enough

“Feds move to ban chemicals used to make ‘fake pot’” is the actual title of the article.  Aside from the regular list of things I might say about this, it amuses/disgusts me that our federal government is, well look: The emergency … Continue reading

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Sleeper Stem Cell

It’s taken a while, but the scientists of this planet are finally seeing the rubber hit the road in stem cell research.  Undoubtedly there will be some people (religious conservatives) who are infuriated by this.  I ponder what they would … Continue reading

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The gods have not yet approved of science

The Nobel Prize for Medicine was awarded to a smart fellow who pioneered in vitro fertilization.  The Vatican does NOT approve since, apparently, they believe that their god believes in only making babies via doin’ da nasty.  Any reproduction not … Continue reading

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Fully Dogamatic Machine Pun

We all know that all religions can be traced back to humans not being able to answer questions like “where did we come from?” and “what happens after we die?” and “when is John Frum going to bring some more … Continue reading

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Well, some dude just proved what we all knew

 . . . that creationists are simply wrong.  This article is not exactly what I would call “light reading,” but it is pretty comprehensive is showing that there is a Universal Common Ancestor (UCA) to all life forms on Earth.  This … Continue reading

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“Kevorkian” Sounds Like An Adjective

So Dr. Sanjay interviews Dr. Kevorkian.  Dr. K is a pretty cool guy, I think.  It’s strange to me why people care if other people they do not know want to kill themselves, but they do.  I especially like Dr. K’s … Continue reading

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Berkeley asks freshmen for DNA swab

From the New York Times Berkeley’s program for the class of 2014 is the first mass genetic testing by a university. Jasper Rine, the professor of genetics who is leading the project, said it was designed to help students learn … Continue reading

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