Tag Archives: history

Interesting Science Bits

Grab Bag of science bits that caught my eye. From a Dachshund Gene involved with cancer, to repairing spinal cords, to Yellowstone, to crop evolution pushing back agriculture a few thousands of years and transparent solar cells. Continue reading

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New Ice Age Scare? Yes, it DID happen.

A nice little video from the Wayback Time of the History Channel, in which we are told a new Ice Age Cometh… Continue reading

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The Joy of Being Late, and Inadequate

An interesting link to an interesting site with an odd personal connection for me ( I read the same book 1/2 century ago…) that does a nice job of laying out some cycles of history. Continue reading

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Sorghum – An Interesting Useful Plant

A wandering exploration of Sorghum, the 5th most produced grain in the world, with a bit on uses and more on growing conditions. Small historical perspectives added. Continue reading

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