Tag: science

Sep 12, 2018

Adam Savage on the Highs and Lows of Helium and Sulfur Hexafluoride

Adam Savage on the Highs and Lows of Helium and Sulfur Hexafluoride

Everyone knows helium, but sulfur hexafluoride?

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Sep 10, 2018

Temperature Anomalies by Country from 1880-2017

Temperature Anomalies by Country from 1880-2017

Using NASA GISTEMP data, Antti Lipponen, a research scientist at the Finnish Meteorological Institute, created this fascinating data visualization

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Sep 5, 2018

This Might Be the Best Timed Shot in Television History

This Might Be the Best Timed Shot in Television History

James Burke had only one chance to nail this scene and boy did he deliver

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Aug 30, 2018

So a Gyro Stabilizer on a Boat is Pretty Cool…

So a Gyro Stabilizer on a Boat is Pretty Cool…

A powerful (and expensive) gyroscope can be quite effective at eliminating boat roll

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Aug 28, 2018

Hedgehog Skeleton is 🔥

Hedgehog Skeleton is 🔥

Taxidermist and osteologist Margaret Seagull shows us what a hedgehog skeleton looks like

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Aug 23, 2018

Russian Cosmonaut Takes You on a Tour of the Longest Route Possible on the ISS

Russian Cosmonaut Takes You on a Tour of the Longest Route Possible on the ISS

Oleg Artemyev gives you a 1st-person POV from the Japanese storage module to the Russian cargo module

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Aug 15, 2018

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

It’s the first RNLI lifeboat designed and built entirely in-house

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