Monthly Archives: November 2012

UFOs over Colorado!!!

Hat tip and discussion:Bad Astronomy.

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Are Drug Companies Undermining Science?

Scientific American has an important article on “How Drug Company Money Is Undermining Science: The pharmaceutical industry funnels money to prominent scientists who are doing research that affects its products–and nobody can stop it”

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Science Denial, a guide

Science denial: a guide for scientists (pdf) by Josh Rosenau. And, a bonus pie chart from Desmogblog

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Sea Ice Volume 1979-2012

How much sea ice is there? The most commonly discussed measure is the extent of sea ice in the arctic. This is used mostly because it is easier to measure precisely. However, one downside of measuring extent is that it’s … Continue reading

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Measuring the Size of the Universe

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Big Foot = $10 Million

Who cares about Randi’s $1 million for evidence of paranormal activity? Now you can get $10 million, just for flushing out Big Foot. See here. Shouldn’t be too hard. After all, someone bumped into one in Washington not long ago: … Continue reading

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History of the Universe in 1 Minute

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