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Sunday Funnies: Don’t puke on me, man.

“I just shit my pants.” Continue reading


Neil Armstrong hosts NASA 50th Anniversary Documentary

“Neil Armstrong, Apollo 11 Commander and first person to walk on the moon, guides us through the history of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in the half-century since its establishment in 1958. Produced by NASA TV, 2008.” A very cool look at the history of NASA decade by decade.  Great soundtrack and interviews with … Continue reading

Chat with ‘Mohawk Guy’ (my newest science crush) and STEM education’s new dream come true

Chat with Bobak Ferdowsi, aka ‘Mohawk Guy’ and STEM education’s new dream come true ” Chat with Bobak Ferdowsi on Wed., Aug. 8: Ferdowsi (and his mohawk) will be Skyping with the Washington Post on Wednesday from 1:30-2 p.m. ET. Submit your questions here or leave them in the comments.”   Ferdowsi is definitely my … Continue reading

Reddit Unlocks the Secret of Cryptic Subway Code

Reddit Unlocks the Secret of Cryptic Subway Code [UPDATED] “Reddit user delverofsecrets posted photos of a cryptic note that he or she obtained from a “homeless looking man” on the 1 train in New York City. The user asked Reddit for help in identifying what the characters might mean, and the post quickly shot to … Continue reading

Submerged art attracts crowds from both worlds

The young girl’s face is awash with the serene muted light of the sea as she lays on her belly, feet kicked up, admiring the coral stretching out from the pot in front of her. She is dusted with a light coating of algae and appears indifferent when either human or fish swims up to stare … Continue reading