Category: Science

Free Energy?

via http://www.alistreview.com/2006/08/steorn_gets_the_blogosphere_bu.html: Steorn, an Irish technology company, has claimed to have developed “a technology that produces free, clean and constant energy.”  They issued a challenge for scientists to test the technology and more than 1300 have taken the bait.From the…

Pacific Dead Zone Returns

From the ScienceNews Blog, The AP reports that the Pacific Coasts’ “dead zone” has returned. The dead zone was first discovered in 2002. The oxygen-starved “dead zone” along the Pacific Coast that is causing massive crab and fish die-offs is…

Schmevolution

From the Daily Show, Fall of 2005.  Seems relevant. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nxzJaWk4wY

Did Humans Evolve?

The New York Times printed an article regarding Public Acceptance of Evolution quoting a study published in the current issue of Science magazine. In surveys conducted in 2005, people in the United States and 32 European countries were asked whether to…

An Inconvenient Truth: Follow-up

I was browsing the net doing some follow-up research on the movie, “An Incovenient Truth,” and I happened upon a very informative site on climate science,  Real Climate, Climate science from climate scientists.   Dr. Eric Steig, an isotope geochemist at…

An Inconvenient Truth: The Movie

I rarely go out to the movies, but I am in San Francisco this week and my hotel is right next to a movie theatre that shows art house & independent films.  And since we flew in on Sunday, I…