“Thus, from the war of nature, from famine and death, the most exalted object which we are capable of conceiving, namely, the production of the higher animals, directly follows. There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several … Continue reading
Daily Archives: February 14, 2009
The Sombrero Galaxy – 28 million light years from Earth – has 800 billion suns and is 50,000 light years across. and it’s very pretty.
HINT: You have to do it yourself OK, so you want an eponymous idea. Presumably you are currently below the Arbesman Limit, so that won’t be a factor. First, take your surname and append one of the following suggested terms … Continue reading
I am impressed that theÂ BBC wrote a fairly technical article about the sequencing of a NeanderthalÂ genome. But I wish I could read the original study to see if it merits the focus on these two points: “they say … Continue reading