Posts Tagged ‘SCIENCE’

Tremendous talk by philosopher Stephen Cave VIVA! TED! VIVA! The 4 stories we tell ourselves about death [13mins] [TEDxBratislava – Filmed Jul 2013] http://www.ted.com/talks/stephen_cave_the_4_stories_we_tell_ourselves_about_death & if you don’t want to watch you can read his talk… Transcript “I have a question: Who here remembers when they first realized they were going to die? I do. […]


You may have heard about the amazing experiment that has taken 10 years to put together. “If you keep an eye on the big picture, we’ve been building the machine for 20 years” James Gillies – Cern’s [CERN] director of communications. [BBCNews online] “The most powerful physics experiment ever built” – CERN [It took 7 […]


Some feared that firing up the LHC [Large Hadron Collider] would create a black hole and/or doom the Earth The internet needs a way to help people separate rumour from real science, says the creator of the World Wide Web. [heard on BBC world radio this morning – in the news] Talking to BBC News Sir […]


Good news for BAD SCIENCE blogger & Gaurdian columnist, Dr Ben Goldacre, whom exposes all the bad science us unscientific types often fall for – hook line and sinker. [South African] vitamin pill magnate Matthias Rath has pulled out of his gruelling legal case against me and the Guardian. He bought full page adverts denouncing […]


Surfer: Greg Long – Photo by Craig Kolesk – curtesy RedBull Photofiles Wave hight – 18-21m [65-70 feet] Dungeons Reef, Hout Bay South Africa – august 08 [click image 2C larger] “Ooooh bleeeeeeeeep!”………….Photo: Chris Burtish – curtesy RedBull Photofiles Wave hight – 18-21m [65-70 feet] Dungeons Reef, Hout Bay South Africa – august 08 [click […]



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