Amusing News Aliquots
Aug16

Amusing News Aliquots

Silly samplings from this week’s science news, compiled by Bethany Halford and Lauren Wolf. Some sneaky chemists are swapping the fat in chocolate with fruit juice. [Futurity] Belgian doctor finds most fertile uteruses have “mathematically perfect” dimensions. Who funds this stuff? [Guardian] Cool kid news: 13-year-old homeschooler finds meteorite with homemade metal detector. [LA Times] The Gates Foundation prepares its...

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Amusing News Aliquots
May03

Amusing News Aliquots

Silly samplings from this week’s science news. Compiled by Bethany Halford and Lauren Wolf Someone has actually clamped a frickin’ laser to the dorsal fin of a shark. Supervillains to take over Earth. [Wired Gadget Lab] Smalleye pygmy shark groans in disgust. It already has a light-emitting belly and doesn’t need any frickin’ laser beam. [Christian Science Monitor] Physics professor contemplates The Incredible Hulk’s energy...

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