Archive for December, 2015

December 31, 2015

This Immaculately Preserved Beetle Walked with the Dinosaurs – Scientific American Blog Network

You will not look this good in 99 million years

Source: This Immaculately Preserved Beetle Walked with the Dinosaurs – Scientific American Blog Network

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December 31, 2015

Scientific American’s Top 10 Science Stories of 2015 – Scientific American

An historic climate-change agreement, new views of the solar system, cybersecurity shortcomings and the discovery of a new human species—these and other events highlight the year in science and technology as selected by SA’s editors

Source: Scientific American’s Top 10 Science Stories of 2015 – Scientific American

December 31, 2015

The Most Intriguing Environmental Stories of 2015 – Scientific American

A terrible earthquake, massive drought and nuclear power captured the imagination this year

Source: The Most Intriguing Environmental Stories of 2015 – Scientific American

December 30, 2015

12 amazing fossil finds of 2015 | Science News

From an ancient sponge ancestor to the Carolina Butcher, scientists learned a lot about life on Earth this year.

Source: 12 amazing fossil finds of 2015 | Science News

December 30, 2015

12 Amazing Online Activities For Growing Critical Thinkers & Their Atheist Parents – Godless Mom

If we’re being honest here, half of these activities are things Godless Mom has had way too much fun with. Screw the kids, these are fun for everyone. If you absolutely have to share with the kids, though, these tools and games will help you mould scientifically literate children and help cultivate a love of […]

Source: 12 Amazing Online Activities For Growing Critical Thinkers & Their Atheist Parents – Godless Mom

December 30, 2015

Ammosexuals Fuming As Texas Businesses Push Back Against New Handgun Open Carry Law «

Texas will allow gun-obsessed lunatics to open carry handguns beginning in January, but some businesses aren’t having it.

Source: Ammosexuals Fuming As Texas Businesses Push Back Against New Handgun Open Carry Law «

December 29, 2015

27 Americans were shot and killed on Christmas day – The Washington Post

Gun violence never takes a holiday.

Source: 27 Americans were shot and killed on Christmas day – The Washington Post

December 29, 2015

Huge tomb of Celtic prince unearthed in France: ‘Exceptional’ 2,500-year-old burial chamber reveals stunning treasures | Daily Mail Online

The grave, crammed with Greek and possibly Etruscan artefacts, was discovered in a business zone on the outskirts of Lavau in France’s Champagne region.

Source: Huge tomb of Celtic prince unearthed in France: ‘Exceptional’ 2,500-year-old burial chamber reveals stunning treasures | Daily Mail Online

December 29, 2015

See the True Cost of Burmese Jade | TIME

“The biggest natural resource heist in modern history.” Source: See the True Cost of Burmese Jade | TIME

Source: See the True Cost of Burmese Jade | TIME

December 29, 2015

Reagan Started the GOP’s Fascism Destroying America From Within

Reagan ushered in the first step of fascism, economic stagnation, when his extremist trickle down economic theory was imposed on the nation

Source: Reagan Started the GOP’s Fascism Destroying America From Within