Category Archives: Science

Cornell ethics board did not pre-approve Facebook’s manipulative “mood study” Cornell University did not pre-approve a study that Facebook did, in which it manipulated user’s news feeds to see how showing them mostly positive or mostly negative posts affected the … Continue reading

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The Neuroscience of Creative Writing

It’s not conclusive, but a study found that the brain activity of writers while writing fiction looked similar to that of people who were playing music or sports.    “The inner workings of the professionally trained writers in the bunch, … Continue reading

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Our garbage makes its way to the Arctic

Microplastics, tiny bits of plastic, have made their way to the Arctic circle. A scientist from Dartmouth who was studying microscopic organisms in samples of sea water found tiny pieces of plastic debris. This is evidence that our garbage and … Continue reading

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How Long Can Uranium Last? A Long Time Indeed

Originally posted on Musings on Interesting Things:
Excellent summary by Charles Barton of this question at “The Nuclear Green Revolution” … Thus global Uranium land resources will be sufficient to supply the human population of the world for a few…

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“Smart Pills” monitor health in computer from your insides

Take a pill, monitor your health On your iPad? The pills have little microchips in them. Call me crazy, but to monitor your health, use the computer that comes with our bodies, the one we all have up in our … Continue reading

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The Dark, Dark Side of Agent Orange

The effects of Agent Orange linger, with both the people of Vietnam and with Veterans of the War. The defoliant used to get leaves off the trees contained high levels of dioxin, one of the most dangerous toxics currently known … Continue reading

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Joe Rogan, Roseanne, and Chemtrails

In this clip, Joe Rogan tells Roseanne that Monsanto is not making chemtrails to form a giant mirror in the atmosphere. He also has some good insight on those mythical chemtrails. They’re fuel trails burning in the sky. They’re not … Continue reading

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