Monday, December 18, 2017

Tag: science

You Can’t Blame McDonald’s for This…

Everyone wants to blame McDonald's and their Super-Sized fries for America's obesity problem. Luckily for me, I can now eat the 550 calorie Big...

The (Hardcore) History of Rubber

The history of rubber is far more than trinkets and toys. Rubber bands, rubber ducks, and the tire are the first things that come...

This Day in History, PBS Style.

With all the recent involvement if Big Bird and PBS in the upcoming 2012 Presidential Election, I thought I would share with you theĀ PBS...

Khan Academy-You Khan Do It!

If you are a parent with a child in school, are in school yourself, or just want to learn for fun, you must check...

Polio: A Disease of Historical Proportions

I was given the following subject to cover in my Biology class: What is polio? What is the cause of this disease? How widespread was/is...

Giant, Freaking Squids….in History!

Yes, squids. On this day (Sept 30th), in 2004, researchers from the National Science Museum of Japan and the Ogasawara Whale Watching Association took...