Democratic Underground - eppur_se_muova's Journal eppur_se_muova's Journal https://www.democraticunderground.com http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Thu, 29 Oct 2020 18:04:14 Thu, 29 Oct 2020 18:04:14 Grapefruit Is One of the Weirdest Fruits on the Planet {Drug interactions ! } (Atlas Obscura) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1142&pid=23906 Mon, 12 Oct 2020 06:16:20 When Math Gets Impossibly Hard {article w/surprising connection to Gerrymandering ! } (Quanta) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1228&pid=72041 Mon, 12 Oct 2020 02:01:41 Colleges Are Fueling the Pandemic in a Classic Market Failure (NYT) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1016&pid=272080 Sun, 11 Oct 2020 21:48:39 The Corn of the Future Is Hundreds of Years Old and Makes Its Own Mucus (Smithsonian) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1228&pid=72029 Sat, 10 Oct 2020 23:45:28 Not sure where to post this -- maybe Cooking and Baking, maybe here ? (Apples) {fixed a link} https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1159&pid=9616 Wed, 30 Sep 2020 18:41:48 Mary Katharine Goddard, the Woman who Signed the Declaration of Independence (Smithsonian) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1163&pid=1765 Tue, 29 Sep 2020 22:13:50 '... the State marks its condemnation of the selfish millionaire's unworthy life.' https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1016&pid=269825 Tue, 22 Sep 2020 17:27:27 The Baloney Detection Kit (Carl Sagan was too well-mannered to call it bullshit) (brainpickings) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1016&pid=269534 Sat, 19 Sep 2020 22:40:11 So ... the nurse at the check-in desk handed me an electronic passcard labeled 'EATME' ... https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1018&pid=1405897 Wed, 16 Sep 2020 04:52:19 The Tragedy of the 'Tragedy of the Commons' (Scientific American) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1016&pid=266260 Tue, 18 Aug 2020 14:31:57 Can someone with real medical competence tell me why this weird idea wouldn't work? https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=13245635 Tue, 07 Apr 2020 04:17:50 **SIGH** Entropy must increase or stay constant WITHIN A CLOSED SYSTEM. (badly mistitled OP) https://www.democraticunderground.com/122861672 Tue, 08 Jan 2019 14:53:53 Use a two-part sail, which splits in two for the deceleration phase. https://www.democraticunderground.com/122851007 Sun, 12 Mar 2017 03:10:28 https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1251&pid=2609437 Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1018&pid=904938 Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=8282558 Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1018&pid=904922 Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1017&pid=411587 Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 Quick answer to the question: Where does the radioactivity come from ? Basically, "radiobarite" ... https://www.democraticunderground.com/10027961921 Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:03:19 Stewart's response to this was absolutely epic -- watch the video ! https://www.democraticunderground.com/1017283083 Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:00:44 *Simple* carbon compounds are widespread, but have nothing to do with life. https://www.democraticunderground.com/1014946729 Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:38:49 The car that runs on sunshine and sweat (BBC) https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1127&pid=70634 Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:28:55 Well, you're indirectly "burning" steel as fuel, and it takes coal to produce steel ... https://www.democraticunderground.com/112768500 Tue, 29 Apr 2014 14:03:20 Wow, talk about jumping to conclusions from minimal evidence. https://www.democraticunderground.com/122816225 Fri, 01 Mar 2013 02:50:13 An H. L. Mencken quote to start your week ... https://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=1884007 Mon, 26 Nov 2012 16:04:38