Original costumes from The Wizard of Oz and The Princess Bride, the Back to the Future Hoverboards, a wall of space guns, a periodic table of magic...you can find them all at the MoPOP in Seattle. The post 23 Reasons Seattle’s Museum of Pop Culture Is a Hidden Gem of Geekdom appeared first on Geek.com.
We're made of star stuff, as Carl Sagan once said. Even wilder, elements heavier than iron on the periodic table mostly come from the remnants of exploding stars, or supernovae. And what better way to explain our connectedness to these explosions than with the sounds of stars themselves? More »
AU_79 stands for “gold” on the periodic table of elements, so it’s only right that DJ/producer duo GLD jack it for the title of their debut EP. But there’s no unnecessary gloss on these records, just filthy bass drops, metal-worthy riffs and pure, untamed energy. Show More Summary
Do you like a side serving of science with your SEO content tips? If so, Search Engine Land’s periodic table of SEO success factors makes for an interesting read. It’s not so much science, more SEO tips presented in a ‘sciencey’ kind...Show More Summary
Even if your retirement is years away, it's a good idea to periodically check in on your Social Security benefits.
Emma Stokes’ book of cocktail recipes organizes the drinks by their chemical composition – or at least what their primary liquor component is. Perfect for science geeks who like their booze, there’s also a version for oenophiles by wine expert Sara Rowlands.
I sat up on the exam table, my husband next to me. Our doctor turned her back on us and asked for the date of my last period. With her calendar wheel in hand, she turned around and pronounced that May 30th would be my due date. Excitement filled my body. Show More Summary
A new tool at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) will be taking on some of the periodic table's latest heavyweight champions to see how their masses measure up to predictions.
Periodic Stats is a dead-easy web-based Periodic Table to click around, showing all the stats and the history of each element. The only thing missing are illustrations of each one! [via Reddit]
Chemistry has broken the spirits of many struggling high-schoolers and university students alike, but there might be a handy tool that can finally guide you through the various elements and help you swiftly get the hang of the much-dreaded periodic table. Show More Summary
Element 118 has been named oganesson in honour of nuclear physicist Yuri Oganessian. Only 17 people have joined this exclusive club, and often not without a fight
Russian physicist Yuri Oganessian has had new element 118 named after him, and he says the superheavy stuff could send shock waves through the atomic world
Free math problem solver answers your algebra homework questions with step-by-step explanations. Online Chemistry Calculators. Table of ad-free site for buffer Interactive Periodic Table - Need a reference while you're doing your chemistry homework,
In what will basically a giant, flashing beacon for every 10-year-old in America who knows how to tie their own bow tie, or recite the periodic table from memory—no matter how many times you ask them to stop—Variety reports that Neil Patrick Harris is launching a new kid-focused game show titled Genius Junior. Show More Summary
The LHC, operating at unprecedented luminosities, has revealed a system of five "glue-like" particles that could help us to fill out a "periodic table" of subatomic particles. The post Not one, not two, but five new particles discovered with the Large Hadron Collider appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Some people collect stamps, some collect coins, some even collect barbed wire. But the aptly named [Plutonium Bunny] is an element collector, as in one who seeks a sample of as many elements on the periodic table as possible. Whatever,...Show More Summary
Nestled directly below oxygen and sulfur on the periodic table, selenium doesn't attract too much attention. But this relatively rare element is an important nutrient for animals, including humans. New research suggests selenium is yet...Show More Summary
It's the first long "district work period"—recess in less euphemistic terms—for Congress, the first chance they have to come back home and face constituents after a month of this new, disastrous Trump administration. In a reflectionShow More Summary