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10 Scientists Who Spent Time Behind Bars [Daily 10]

2 years agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Science is a dangerous business, full of risky propositions and strange experiments. And sometimes, scientists wind up going to jail for their pains. Some of them for the integrity of science, and some for far more sordid reasons. More »
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Daily Show Explains Why There's A 50/50 Chance Of Apocalypse [Mad Science]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (5 years ago)

Last night's Daily Show revealed the horrible truth behind the dangers posed by the Large Hadron Collider... as well as introducing a whole new way of calculating probability. Thank God someone's explaining science so simply. Read Post

‘Cannabis Chemistry’ by Reactions, How Scientists Are Quality Controlling Medical Marijuana

Odd : Laughing Squid (18 hours ago)

“Cannabis Chemistry,” the latest video by YouTube science channel Reactions breaks down the chemical reactions behind marijuana’s pain inhibiting properties and explains how scientists have begun to quality control the plant as it g... Read Post

Five Ways Reality Went Sci-Fi So Far This Century [Science Fiction Turned Real]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9 (6 years ago)

We love a good science fiction story, but sometimes reality is just as strange. While we may have seen 2001 come and go without an actual space odyssey, the last eight years have been full of events... [[ This is a content summary o... Read Post

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