Monthly Archives: March 2014

Saturated Fat not bad

At least the respondents criticizing this study are starting to acknowledge that it’s the sugar and refined carbs we need to watch out for, not fat.  via Transterrestrial Musings.

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The Scale of things

Josh Worth created what has to be the widest web page ever, to display the planets, not only to scale, but the Solar System to scale. Spoiler Alert: There’s a lot of empty space! Via. Universe Today.

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The Higgs Boson Explained!

PHDComics explains the Higgs-Boson, in words and pictures.

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Another Mars Mission Proposal

Another proposal for a manned mission to Mars in 2021. This time to explore the moons, Phobos and Diemos. As pointed out in this Citizens in Space article, the nuclear thermal propulsion is a political non-starter (unfortunately) and there is … Continue reading

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Inspiration Mars

This is wrong on so many levels. When Inspiration Mars was a private venture, I thought that the concept was cool.  But now that they are looking for federal funding, not so much. It’s a stunt. From what we can … Continue reading

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A Reminder

What Democrats say about race. 

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