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by theboss
Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:36 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Science Websites
Replies: 70
Views: 213516

Re: Science Websites

www.trulyscience.com, something that I've set up this summer. It is a general science site, explaining science :P
It's still young, but I hope that it will become much larger soon.
by theboss
Fri Sep 21, 2012 10:29 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Setting up equations
Replies: 3
Views: 897

Setting up equations

I noticed that the webcomic often makes random equations, calculating various thing. Like here: http://what-if.xkcd.com/11/ Now I usually get the ones that are set up like this and completely agree with the logic and simplifications. But I was wondering what the method is for making these things. Ca...
by theboss
Sun Jun 19, 2011 10:53 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Spongiforma squarepantsii mushroom named after cartoon
Replies: 5
Views: 1378

Spongiforma squarepantsii mushroom named after cartoon

http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/files/2011/06/33155_web.jpg Mushrooms are poisonous, hallucinogenic, glowing, and now, thanks to a new study, named after a children’s cartoon character. The new species, Spongiforma squarepantsii— found in 2010 in Sarawak, Malaysia—has a spongy appearance th...
by theboss
Sat Jun 18, 2011 9:09 am UTC
Forum: Language/Linguistics
Topic: How a new language affects the old ones you know?
Replies: 9
Views: 2543

Re: How a new language affects the old ones you know?

I get it with English, I actually start using English words trough my Dutch, also thinking in English is easier than Dutch xD (I'm a Dutch native speaker)
by theboss
Sat Jun 18, 2011 9:02 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Dr. Vladimir Demikhov, the father of organtransplant
Replies: 0
Views: 1109

Dr. Vladimir Demikhov, the father of organtransplant

http://www.parascientifica.com/images/demikhovdogs.jpg Science has been along for thousands of years and it has seen both ups and downs, but also a lot of change. Specially in the nineteenth and twentieth century, a lot of controversial science has been done. And this article chain, called “Retro s...
by theboss
Sat Jun 18, 2011 9:00 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: The Mighty Möbius Ship!
Replies: 4
Views: 1538

Re: The Mighty Möbius Ship!

xD Isn't it already?
by theboss
Wed Jun 15, 2011 3:29 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Science Websites
Replies: 70
Views: 213516

Re: Science Websites

www.parascientifica.com and www.parascientifica.com/forums
Its a nice small news site with some science discussion.
by theboss
Wed Jun 15, 2011 2:57 pm UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: The Mighty Möbius Ship!
Replies: 4
Views: 1538

The Mighty Möbius Ship!

Awesome ship isn't it :P
Image
http://www.boingboing.net/2011/06/14/mobius-ship.html
by theboss
Wed Jun 15, 2011 2:45 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD
Replies: 10922
Views: 2301230

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

Hi all, I wasn't sure where to post this, so please move it if I posted wrong :P My name is Alex or theboss and I'm a freshman physics/astronomy student and longtime fan of the comic. I love science and random stuff, which is what this place is about, so I think that I should fit in :P Anyway, if yo...

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