Archive for ‘Science’

October 14, 2018

Today’s lesson is robots. Ready?

by allthoughtswork

Okay, first let this sweep over you (Warning: GRAPHIC):

Now, imagine this outside your front door, with a badge and a gun:

I recommend taking Alexa into the backyard and setting her on fire.

While there’s still time.

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October 2, 2018

So, why hasn’t my ass worn down after years of desk chairs?

by allthoughtswork

October 1, 2018

Holy fuckballs

by allthoughtswork

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August 27, 2018

Swirl and Sip

by duncanr

They use several metrics to show
The circular motion and flow
Of wine as it swirls,
As it whirls and it twirls,
Although why, I am too drunk to know.

personally, I can’t be arsed to swirl wine in a glass before taking a little sip of it – I drink wine like I do beer, big gulping mouthfuls of it from a tall glass, or mug, [or mouth to bottle on occasion]

but for those wine drinkers less uncouth than me, here’s the science behind the idea that swirling wine in a glass enhances the drinking experience – http://tinyurl.com/yc68uwro

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August 26, 2018

Meanwhile, in 1912….

by allthoughtswork

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August 14, 2018

Planetary alignment

by allthoughtswork

Planetary alignment

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August 12, 2018

Life’s a beach, even on the other side of the globe

by allthoughtswork

 

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You mean Russia’s right over there? Fuck. Time to start visiting southern Oregon beaches so I can look at Japan, instead.

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August 12, 2018

Or in my case, natural disasters

by allthoughtswork

cat videos

Up until way past bedtime last night witnessing rogue waves, land slides, and straight line winds. You Tube, you tempter.

July 25, 2018

DNA Animation

by duncanr

fascinating animation illustrating what is going on inside our bodies

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July 16, 2018

Flat Earthers are fun

by allthoughtswork

Well, they’re fun from a distance, so long as none of them make policy in Washington D.C. and I don’t have to talk to any of them.

(sigh) One out of two ain’t bad.