Science

April 24, 2017

30+ Creatively Nerdy Protest Signs From the Global March for Science

On Saturday, April 22, thousands of people gathered to advocate for science. Coinciding with Earth Day, the March for Science was held in Washington, D.C. and featured speakers and protesters who voiced their concerns for President Trump’s stances on issues like climate change, as well as his administration’s general hostility towards evidence-based policies. In support of this massive event, there were satellite marches throughout the world—even as far away as the Antarctic!

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April 7, 2017

25+ Pieces of Science Jewelry Celebrating the Wonders of the Universe

Science is a constant source of wonder as it helps us better understand our world, our universe, and ourselves. Without a passion for the field, the human race wouldn’t have gotten very far—so why not celebrate the Earth, Moon, and beyond? Creative science jewelry offers a subtle and stylish way to do just that. Through the likes of necklaces and earrings, you can honor this expansive field.

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March 6, 2017

Can You Believe There Are No Red Pixels in This Image?

Ready for the next optical illusion that will drive you crazy? This may seem like a simple photo of strawberries, but guess what? There isn't one red pixel in the entire image. Can't see it? Believe us, it's true. The image was created by Akiyoshi Kitaoka, professor of psychology at Ritsumeikan University in Japan, to show the principle of color constancy.

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February 28, 2017

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Promises to Fly Two People Around the Moon

With the announcement of a new planetary system and interest in space piqued, Elon Musk picked the right time to drop a bombshell. His private space tourism company, SpaceX, will be launching two people on a flight around the moon next year. Musk's announcement comes with the assurance that these anonymous passengers have “paid a significant deposit to do a moon mission.

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