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Decentralizing education: how startups are dismantling the university

October 8, 2012 by Dale J. Stephens

(Credit: iStockphoto)

Dear President Trump: Here’s How to Make Space Great Again

December 15, 2016

(Credit: NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts)

Curiosity rover laser zaps Martian rock

August 20, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

laser operator

Crowdsourcing a TEDx talk: what are the three most important trends shaping humankind’s future in the next 10 years?

January 19, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

Eric Ezechieli

Crowdfunded science projects

March 14, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

Exomoon project (Harvard)

Critique of ‘Against Naive Uploadism’

May 10, 2011 by Randal A. Koene

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Critique of a claimed discovery of a diatom from outer space [UPDATED]

September 21, 2013 by Richard Gordon

Comet C/2001 Q4 (NEAT) (credit: Kitt Peak National Observatory)

‘Creative right brain’ myth debunked

March 7, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

Brain

Consciousness, the Beatles, and Zombie Blues

September 8, 2013 by Amara D. Angelica

SgtPepperFeatured

comic | What is the meaning of life?

April 15, 2011

cartoon meaning of life

comic | That only a nerd could love

March 31, 2010

nerd comic

Source: John Martz — June 15, 2009

COMIC | Spam filter

January 21, 2010

spam filter

Source: Dilbert — January 22, 2010

comic | Science Montage

February 23, 2010

© xkcd webcomics

Source: xkcd webcomics

COMIC | Researcher Translation

January 23, 2010

Researcher Translation

Source: xkcd webcomics

COMIC | Protesting Against New Technology: The Early Days

January 21, 2010

Protesting Against Technology

Source: INKCINCT — June 4, 2007

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