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Saturday / May 24th / 2003
Banach-Tarski Paradox...

In the Layman's Guide to the Banach-Tarski Paradox, an explanation is given to the seemingly impossible claim that it is possible to take a solid sphere, cut it up into a finite number of pieces, rearrange them using only rotations and translations, and re-assemble them into two identical copies of...
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Sunday / January 5th / 2003
Another cloned baby...

A Dutch lesbian has given birth to the world's second cloned baby, the Raelian movement says. No, I am not making this all up. Yes, I am telling the truth. Believe it or not it really happened. Read all about it in this Reuters article. Sometimes one seriously wonders where...
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Monday / May 27th / 2002
Phineas Gage...

Way back in the year 1848 there was this construction foreman named Phineas Gage. His job was to lead a gang of workers in digging out a pass through the mountains for the railroad in Vermont. This was done by using heavy dynamite. One day poor Phineas was unexpectedly caught...
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~ Posted at 08:03 AM | any comments?
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Monday / May 20th / 2002
Text to speech...

Are you bored? Here is something fun and amazing for your late evening entertainment. Type in some words on this page (Text to Speech) and hear a computer generated voice say them back to you! Or click the following quote to hear Crystal talk philosophy: The heart has its reasons...
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~ Posted at 08:25 AM | any comments?
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Monday / April 29th / 2002
Using the whole brain...

Elements of the unknown make a welcome intrusion into an orderly life. Brainpower is the most efficient form of energy. Expression comes and goes in daring new ways... Everyone nowadays knows that the human brain is divided into a right and a left hemisphere. Or so they say. The scientific...
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~ Posted at 10:33 PM | 2 comments
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Tuesday / January 22nd / 2002
Locked-in syndrome...

Sadly to say, at present there is no known cure for Locked-in Syndrome... What is Locked-in Syndrome? "Locked-in syndrome is a rare neurological disorder characterized by complete paralysis of voluntary muscles in all parts of the body (except for those that control eye movement)." If you are ever feeling sorry...
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~ Posted at 07:54 AM | any comments?
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Saturday / January 12th / 2002
Combination of gases...

Q: What is a fart and why does it smell? A: A fart is a combination of gases (nitrogen, carbon dioxide, oxygen, methane, and hydrogen sulfide) that travels from a person's stomach to their anus. When a person swallows too much air or eats foods that the human digestive system...
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~ Posted at 07:46 AM | 2 comments
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Thursday / January 10th / 2002
Space heroes competition...

I won, I won. I cannot believe it. I won! "Our Space Heroes competition is now over. We had a mailbox bursting with entries, and lots of fun reading about your favourite space celebrities..." Well as it turns out, my essay was actually chosen as one of the best essays....
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~ Posted at 08:14 AM | 1 comment
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This archive includes all of my blog entries I have ever written which fall under the category Science or thereabouts.

The entries are listed reverse chronologically from top to bottom.