Amusing Science

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Re: Amusing Science

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Re: Amusing Science

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Fri Oct 18, 2019 11:58 pm

A Waldo-Theremin. :coolspecs:
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The arc of the moral universe bends towards chaos.
People who believe God or History are on their side provide the chaos.

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Re: Amusing Science

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Re: Amusing Science

Post by Witness » Sun Oct 20, 2019 1:18 am

Hyperbola clock, sped up:



Toy version:


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Re: Amusing Science

Post by Pyrrho » Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:18 pm


The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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Re: Amusing Science

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One of the CD payers is running:


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Re: Amusing Science

Post by Bruce » Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:18 am

Pyrrho wrote:
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:18 pm


Must have remote controlled whacky wall climber for Christmas!
Such potential!

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Re: Amusing Science

Post by Witness » Wed Oct 23, 2019 1:11 am

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Braarudosphaera bigelowii is a coastal coccolithophore in the fossil record going back 100 million years. The family Braarudosphaeraceae are single-celled coastal phytoplanktonic algae with calcareous scales with five-fold symmetry, called pentaliths. With 12 sides, it has a dodecahedral structure, approximately 10 micrometers across.

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Re: Amusing Science

Post by Bruce » Wed Oct 23, 2019 2:27 am

Prehistoric Pokemon?
Such potential!

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Re: Amusing Science

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Happy birthday, ceptimus!

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Re: Amusing Science

Post by Witness » Sat Nov 09, 2019 2:41 am

Some knot theory: