What scientific fact/theory/etc would you undo?

The recent resurrection of the name Brontosaurus well illustrates the temporary nature of all scientific understanding. Because scientific understanding is based on our best known knowledge and interpretation of that knowledge, there’s the possibility that with more knowledge or with better interpretation, pieces of… » 4/18/15 2:41pm 4/18/15 2:41pm

2016 POTUS Candidates and STEM: Ted Cruz

Hi, and welcome to a potentially face-palming experience called 2016 POTUS Candidates and Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Today, I'll examine Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), who is going to formally enter the 2016 POTUS race tomorrow. » 3/22/15 5:07pm 3/22/15 5:07pm

Game of Thrones Season 5 Plot Probabilities

Season 5 of Game of Thrones will certainly toss some plots from the books they're adaptations of. This article attempts to guess at what happens in Season 5. Please comment with your thoughts and opinions on the probabilities. Spoiler warning: This article assumes you are caught up with the five published A Song… » 3/16/15 11:00pm 3/16/15 11:00pm

No news is good news about ThinkGeek fossil sales?


So since 2 November I've been waiting to see if ThinkGeek will say anything new about the (currently discontinued) hadrosaur chunks they have for sale. At the product's page, the last update from them was on the 3rd. On their facebook, no comment. On their blog, no comment. So nothing has changed. The hadrosaur chunks… » 11/12/14 10:34pm 11/12/14 10:34pm

The DC/Marvel/Sony/Fox comic book movie premiere date list

Thanks to this, I need to update this terrifying list. Please, please, please, if you see things wrong or see places where it needs additions, say so in the comments! » 10/15/14 7:31pm 10/15/14 7:31pm