Posted 2 years ago

The Nano-Car:

When scientists forgo utility and just want to impress people.

Why don’t they do things like that more often?

Posted 2 years ago

The Poisson Formula


Posted 2 years ago


Mind-bending illusion - the magnetic slope!

Are those balls rolling uphill? No; they’re part of the impossible motion illusion, winner of the 2010 Best Illusion of the Year contest.

Posted 2 years ago

The sum of all positive integers from one to infinity is… negative one-twelfth.

It’s called Analytic Continuation.

Deal with it.

Posted 2 years ago

We Can Stop Now - Part 2

To the dismay of elementary school teachers everywhere:

There is plenty of gravity out where the astronauts are.

The only reason they float is because they are in constant free fall (Read: orbit).

Posted 2 years ago

Bacteria that Grow using Arsenic

It’s as if sometimes scientists are trying to bring about our own demise.

That may or may not be a good thing.

Posted 2 years ago

Green Fluorescent Protein - Looks suspiciously like a lantern.

Posted 2 years ago

We Can Stop Now - Part 1

Water has an intrinsic blue color.

It is not colorless.


Posted 2 years ago

Nikola Tesla in his lab in Colorado Springs.

Posted 2 years ago

Two Questions:

  1. How exactly have viruses not taken over the world?
  2. Does anyone else see the face of agony in the cell?