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Hyalinobatrachium dianae, why are there so many songs about rainbows The Costa Rican Amphibian Research Center's Facebook page posted an announcement of a ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 10:21 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Dinosaur hunter, Wylie Brys Last week, Dallas News reported that Wylie Brys, son of Tim Vrys—a Dallas Zookeeper—had indeed ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 08:46 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
"Blue" and "green" and then "Red" planet? Nasa scientists are presenting new and compelling evidence that says Mars once had a considerable ancient ocean,
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 10:08 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
A hand painted in an Indonesian cave dates to at least 39,900 years ago, making it among the oldest such images in the world, ...
by noweasels
Comment Count 134 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 09:14 PM PDT with 270 Recommends
File this one under: "The more things change, eh? ..." Shocker from Jupiter: Great Red Spot is shrinking posted sfgate.com, by Staff -- May 15, 2014 [...] Historic observations as far back as ...
by jamess
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun May 18, 2014 at 08:02 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
(Photo: Brandon Clifford) From The Independent (UK): More than five centuries after Christopher Columbus’s flagship, the Santa Maria, was wrecked in the Caribbean, archaeological investigators ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 97 comments on Mon May 12, 2014 at 05:45 PM PDT with 157 Recommends
After the bombshell documents that came out originally -- "time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee" -- the latest round of documents may seem a little tame. Any litigator, however, knows that ...
by Gil Bagnell
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Jan 10, 2014 at 04:31 PM PST with 28 Recommends
The Way-Back Machine? The Hubble Space Telescope . It is peering way back to what the Universe looked like 13,000,000,000 years ago . It's like time-travel -- without the confounding paradoxes.
by jamess
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jan 08, 2014 at 07:04 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Why ... he, as the Science Guy, has a big problem with Creationism. Bill Nye Speaks out about Creationism Video on ABC link to video Published on Aug 29, 2012 -- CrazyNews88 "Bill Nye the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 194 comments on Tue Jan 07, 2014 at 08:25 PM PST with 174 Recommends
I found this story amazing. Perhaps you will too. There still are places in this world just waiting to be explored. New creatures, unknown to Science, waiting to be discovered. Scientists ...
by jamess
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Oct 29, 2013 at 07:30 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
NASA to Proceed With Mars Mission NYTmes.com -- 2013/10/04 NASA’s next Mars mission is getting to the launching pad, government shutdown or not. Launch preparations for the Maven spacecraft –
by jamess
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Oct 04, 2013 at 06:33 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
link One question: Who was steering the camera?
by jamess
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Sep 17, 2013 at 07:49 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
File this under: "Well maybe we still DO have more to learn ..." Whale of a Surprise: Humpbacks Winter in Antarctica by Elizabeth Howell, LiveScience Contributor | September 16, 2013 ...
by jamess
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Sep 16, 2013 at 07:38 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Science brings us spectacular knowledge of our Earth and the life upon it. This discovery is short of miraculous, cells that evolved into interlocking gears... It is mind boggling! Watch video ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Sep 14, 2013 at 09:07 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
I was thinking about Netroots Nation - I have my tickets - and realized that it was during Memorial Day week-end five years ago that I got my first computer. It was a Dell laptop given to me by the ...
by ramara
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu May 30, 2013 at 09:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
A modest proposal: One large basket, 8 billion eggs. There are many reasons for exploring space, maybe the easiest one to argue is that what we don’t know can, manifestly, kill us all. As I ...
by Wood Gas
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 09:16 PM PST with 6 Recommends
The Space Shuttle Enterprise went on public display today at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in New York City. And, as if on cue, the complaints about New York getting a space shuttle while ...
by GrafZeppelin127
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Jul 19, 2012 at 08:41 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
The irony of this News story from the world of geo-science, has my mind spinning. Perhaps you can help me to figure out what the moral of this story should be ... What is the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Feb 07, 2012 at 07:15 PM PST with 20 Recommends
By this time next year will we all be ducking for cover? Will the ancient forces of Galactic Gravity finally cast our puny planet onto the trash heap of 'Good ideas -- BUT ...' ...
by jamess
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Dec 23, 2011 at 01:30 PM PST with 13 Recommends
This isn't a major case I'm posting about here -- a 2007 chain-reaction car accident in Chambersburg, PA from which plaintiffs Keith and Jennifer Largent allege serious and permanent physical and ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 196 comments on Tue Nov 22, 2011 at 10:00 AM PST with 98 Recommends