Tag Archives: science

How You Know You’re in Love: Epigenetics, Stress & Gender Identity | Karissa Sanbonmatsu | TEDxABQ

Karissa is a friend and part of Northern New Mexico’s Trans community. In this video she shares her story and her research as a scientist. Here’s the description that accompanied the video: This talk was given at a local TEDx … Continue reading

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Animalia Chorus! (A Capella Science)

A fantastic version of The Hallelujah Chorus that is a tribute to the animal kingdom.

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Earthrise From The Moon

The description from NASA: NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) recently captured a unique view of Earth from the spacecraft’s vantage point in orbit around the moon. “The image is simply stunning,” said Noah Petro, Deputy Project Scientist for LRO at … Continue reading

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Looking Over Pluto and Charon – CinemaScope [HD]

This is for any fellow science geeks and space enthusiasts out there: Some amazing flyover views of Pluto and its moon Charon.

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Invisible Universe Revealed by Hubble Telescope – Space Documentary (2015)

I have made it clear that I am a bit of a science geek in addition to my other idiosyncrasie. This is a look at the Hubble Space Telescope and the universe it has revealed.

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An Undeniable Prognosis (Best Atheist/Agnostic Arguments)

Now that I have aired some of the atheist movement’s dirty laundry exposing some atheists’ prejudices, I want to give you a chance to view some of the best arguments for embracing science and not diety based mythology. For the … Continue reading

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Journey to The Edge of The Universe (HD)

If you are a science/astronomy Geek/Nerd like me you will find this feature length view of the universe fascinating. Best viewed in a darkened room and in HD.

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To Presume Congresspeople Are Logical is Highly Illogical

I read the wonderful column, I’ve included below, by Rex W. Huppke from the Chicago Tribune about the importance of logic and how we need the lesson we learned from Spock more than ever given the anti-science trend among many … Continue reading

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Wondrous: Sunrise and Northern Lights As Seen by Astronauts

From NASA and the residents of the International Space Station comes this breathtaking look at Sunrise and the Northern Lights. This story selected by Fairy JerBear for it’s value to LGBTQIA persons and their allies

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Amazing Photo of Fireball Over Banff, Alberta

Here’s an excerpt from Carla Ho’s interesting report at the Calgary Herald: Calgary photographer Brett Abernethy was out in Banff shooting aurora over the night sky early Saturday when he captured what appeared to be a fireball zipping over the mountains. Abernethy said … Continue reading

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Andromeda Galaxy in Super HD

I think you’ll find this really amazing. It’s a fly through a super high resolution photo of the Andromeda Galaxy courtesy of NASA and the Hubble Space Telescope.

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Awe and Wonder!

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Andromeda – It’s full of stars, lots and lots of stars

An amazing look into the huge, extremely high resolution image of the Andromeda Galaxy taken by the Hubble Space Telescope.

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Colliding Galaxies Mount ‘Spectacular Light Show’ In New NASA Image

Happy holidays from the universe and spiral galaxies NGC 2207 & IC 2163. Here’s the photo from NASA followed by the story from Macrina Cooper-White writing for Huffington Post Science… Spiral galaxies NGC 2207 and IC 2163 (Click on image … Continue reading

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New discovery: Evolution can explain why you are gay | Gay Star News

This is fascinating if you are a queer science nerd like me. Here’s TRIS REID-SMITH writing for Gay Star News… New research shows homosexuality helps humans bond Scientists have found a possible reason why homosexuality exists and does not die … Continue reading

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Op-ed: How Gay Genius Alan Turing Got Me Through Middle School | Advocate.com

A great op-ed from Jack Andraka writing for the Advocate on how one gay scientist inspired another… The LGBT community needs more role models like Alan Turing, says young scientist Jack Andraka. In a field dominated by heterosexual giants, science … Continue reading

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: A Billion-Year Journey to Stardom | GOOD – YouTube

An animated look at Neil deGrasse Tyson’s life story. From his humble beginnings as a subatomic particle to planetarium director to rockstar astrophysicist.  *Not narrated by Carl Sagan, but we think Tim did a good job paying homage to him. … Continue reading

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Space, Still The Final Frontier

An amazing compilation of time lapse video photography from the astronauts aboard the International Space Station. Here’s what the site sagansense.tumblr.com described the video: The International Space Station – weighing 377 tons (on Earth) – covers about 4.5 miles per … Continue reading

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Astrophysicist Tyson sells spirit of science – Worcester Telegram & Gazette – telegram.com

Before moving out here to Santa Fe, New Mexico at the end of August, 1996 I lived and worked in Worcester, Massachusetts. So occasionally I check out the newspaper from my old hometown. I was delighted to find this great … Continue reading

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The Science Of Fox News: Why Its Viewers Are The Most Misinformed

Why is it that so many conservatives reject science in favor or conjecture, myths and fallacy? This blog post from murphthesurf3 writing for the Daily Kos…   The Core Thesis: Authoritarian people have a stronger emotional need for an outlet like … Continue reading

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