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Posted by Sabura on July 30, 2013

Giant Gambian Pouched Rats saving lives:


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How I see the world

Posted by Sabura on July 7, 2013

Pierwiastek Zła

How I see the world

The difference in perspective.

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Women in Science

Posted by Sabura on May 14, 2013


Rachel Carson, Marie Curie, Rosalind Franklin, and Cecilia Payne

(image created by Raven Garfield)

Nine more historic female scientists you should know

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Posted by Sabura on March 27, 2013

Having God on both sides is a bit problematic, but it’s still an interesting thought experiment and certainly beautifully made.

“Duelity is a split-screen animation that tells both sides of the story of Earth’ s origins in a dizzying and provocative journey through the history and language that marks human thought. … To have the full experience, visit

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Posted by Sabura on March 23, 2013

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deGrasse Tyson veladora

Posted by Sabura on March 22, 2013

Want, want, want.  The artist doesn’t currently have any available in her Etsy store, but I’m guessing that she’ll be thinking about making some more soon since it was recently posted on Boing Boing.

Neil deGrasse Tyson prayer candle on Etsy

Neil DeGrasse Tyson in votive candle form

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Does the Universe Have a Purpose?

Posted by Sabura on March 17, 2013

featuring Neil deGrasse Tyson

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All atoms in the universe

Posted by Sabura on March 16, 2013

“The atoms of our bodies are traceable to stars that manufactured them in their cores and exploded these enriched ingredients across our galaxy, billions of years ago. For this reason, we are biologically connected to every other living thing in the world. We are chemically connected to all molecules on Earth. And we are atomically connected to all atoms in the universe. We are not figuratively, but literally stardust.”


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