Summer, spring, autumn and winter babies have different personalities when they grow up.
Dr Jeremy Dean is a psychologist and author of PsyBlog. His latest book is
"Making Habits, Breaking Habits: How to Make Changes That Stick"
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ALMA Probes The Sky
courtesy Yuri Beletsky (Las Campanas Observatory, Carnegie Institution)
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) probes the sky for radio waves from the Milky Way (shown here) and beyond. But even ALMA can't see the supermassive black hole shrouded in ionized gas at our galaxy's center, Sagittarius A*.
"Any images we make are fuzzy, as though you're looking at a small light through frosted glass," says Shep Doeleman of the Harvard-Smithsonian
"Plastic Surgery" is the hot topic of the day (especially as it relates to Renee Zellweger) and so the question arises as to what plastic is used in plastic surgery. The word "plastic" is an old word that is used in many diverse settings. In materials science, there is plastic deformation. You also have the macromolecules that are the subject of most of the posts on this blog and you have the surgery. It may be surprising, but these uses are all based on the same meaning that the word "plastic"
As always, look to the bottom of the post for background on what's going on.Finally, enough of theory and presentations! I got back to the lab today! Here’s the apparatus I built/used.NOTE: As always, look to the bottom of the post for background on what's going on.No, the oscilloscope is not sticking its tongue out, that’s a floppy disc. Remember those? The small solenoid is what’s deemed a pickup coil. It’s the first
The next event in the ways to (proto)language conference series has been announced and is being held in Rome! Call for Papers below: 24-26 SEPTEMBER 2015 Roma Tre University SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 1 FEBRUARY 2015 WEBSITE: http://protolang.org/ CONTACT: email@example.com INVITED SPEAKERS: Michael C. Corballis (University of Auckland) Dan Dediu (Max Plank Institute for Psycholinguistics) Francesco D’Errico (University […]