Category Archives: Science Bits

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Geopolymer – some formulas, methods, and links

Formulae for making geopolymer, and some links to references. Continue reading

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Bone Growth, Dinosaurs, And Naming – TED Talk

Where are all the baby dinosaurs? Hiding in plain sight. But we lose a few species in the process of discovery… Continue reading

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Is There Life In Uranus? (Or your Neptune…)

Do the conditions of warm water, mud, and minerals needed for life exist inside the “ice giants” of Uranus and Saturn? I think so. Continue reading

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Oh My! Nano Thermometers Are Not Determinant

At the Nano scale, temperature measurements become uncertain. Quantum effects take over. Continue reading

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