Category Archives: Science

Someone Asked Me Recently Where I Get My News

That’s a tricky question. I don’t follow mainstream news at all. It only takes about 15 seconds of reading a newspaper or watching broadcast news to put me in a bad mood. I don’t have time for it. This is what I do have time for.

1400 Potentially Hazardous Asteroid Orbits

There are so many Potentially Hazardous Asteroids (PHA) flying around in space that it resembles one of my early attempts with a Spirograph. If I find a 3-space model, I will share it. Hazardous means roughly 560 feet across, among other things. City killers. These 1400+ don’t bother me. It’s the millions we haven’t seen… Read More »

The Human Genome Just Got Twice as Complicated

I’m no genome scientist, but to me it makes perfect sense that a programming language as complex as DNA would have undertones that can more effectively refine each aspect of any entity it defines over time. “Scientists have discovered a second code hiding within DNA. This second code contains information that changes how scientists read… Read More »

What’s that, a spider mustache?

How may thousand do you count? I have the creepy crawlies now. Thanks for that. BTW, the literal translation from Portugese is ‘super pubic hair’. Imagine. Brrr. I actually wouldn’t mind a thousand of those walking all over me – if I knew they were on the way first.