Over a nine-year period, people who do this at the dinner table packed on almost three times the belly fat of those who skipped the drink.
We’ve all seen the plethora of faux periodic tables. I’ve ranted written about them before. And now Disney (not content with trying to taking ownership of every story ever) has chipped in with its own version of the periodic table. At least it resembles the original, all the symbols are their, numbered correctly and laid out … Continue reading »
In a new paper, a team of Yale researchers assesses the "criticality" of all 62 metals on the Periodic Table of Elements, providing key insights into which materials might become more difficult to find in the coming decades, which ones will exact the highest environmental costs -- and which ones simply cannot be replaced as components of vital technologies. read more
Researchers have assessed the 'criticality' of all 62 metals on the Periodic Table of Elements, providing key insights into which materials might become more difficult to find in the coming decades, which ones will exact the highest environmental costs -- and which ones simply cannot be replaced as components of vital technologies.
Somewhere hidden in this table is the secret of Disney consistently taking all of our money. It's science! (via Disney)
The bullet ban on AR-15 bullets was tabled after a huge backlash by gun owners, and the public comments were unusually high for a public comment period. Message to the government: Don’t mess with our guns.
Something you should know about periodictable.com is that it does not, in fact, contain a complete, accurate periodic table of elements. And its owner feels bad about it. "I've neglected it because I've been doing other things. It hasn't...Show More Summary
Free agency doesn't officially start until 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday, but that didn't stop teams from hashing out deals under the table during the league's three-day negotiating period. Among those clubs looking to haggle were the San Diego Chargers. Show More Summary
The deadline for NFL teams to assign players the franchise or transition tags has come and gone. Per the teams' official websites, for Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, Kansas City...Show More Summary
When he's not busy with his job as co-founder of Wolfram Research, Theodore Gray makes a lot of incredible things. Sometimes they have to do with metal and fire. But fairly regularly, he uses a robot to make a quilt. And this is the quilt which rules them all. Read more...
My employer used to send out quarterly statements for my 401K plan. It used to serve as a periodic reminder to review how my different investment accounts are performing. A few years ago, however, they stopped sending out physical statements, but were still available online. It’s easy to log into my account online tool periodically to […] No related posts.
It's so nice when science intersects with food and food organization. Over at Make, Wayne Hammond come up with a way to organize spices by their botanical taxonomy and a system that looks much like the periodic table of elements. Read more...
A sprawling new "Atlas of Infographics" compiles 280 contemporary data visualizations, beautifully illuminating complex scientific concepts. Even before the invention of the periodic table, which might be the world's best-known infographic, scientists have known that their complex findings are often best conveyed visually. Show More Summary
Title : NOVA Elements Summary : Info-packed science resource great for teaching the elements Pros : It's filled with beautiful images, a generous level of interactivity, and lots of great scientific..
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Who would have guess that a molecule of hydrogen and getting a blowjob would have the same atomic number? First created by Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev in 1869, the Periodic Table of the Elements are ordered by their atomic number. Show More Summary
Congratulations to the winner of our latest NeatoMail exclusive giveaway: Neatoramanaut Carmen has chosen this awesome "Periodic Mario Table" by Zarkan - wise choice and perfect for the chilly winter weather we've been having! Be sure to visit the NeatoShop for tons of neat and geeky T-shirts, sweatshirts, and hoodies. Show More Summary
Swiss scientists have created the first semiconductor laser consisting solely of elements of main group IV (the carbon group) on the periodic table. Simply, this means that the new device is directly compatible with other elements in...Show More Summary
Ryan and Matt listen to and discuss Sleater-Kinney's "No Cities to Love." Episode 143: The Periodic Table of Indie Rock originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]