Friday, 31 October 2008

Neat Stuff about the Universe

Peeling Scotch Tape Emits X-Rays, Startling Study Finds.

But only in a vacuum. Well, of course.

Moving Big Rocks

Obvious when you see how it's done. Was this how they did it? I don't know, but it could well have been.

Darn, this is an amazing and wonderful Universe we live in!

3 comments:

sumptos devil s advocate said...

Check this out:

http://www.pep-web.org/document.php?id=ifp.004.0025a

Zoe Brain said...

That doesn't fit my own circumstances at all - if it did, I'd be male. I wanted to be like my father.

But it's not something you can wish into being, it's something you are or are not.

sumptos devil s advocate said...

Correct me if I'm wrong, but this seems to be describing Diamond's bias-interaction theory. (I could not read the whole article, but only the citation.)