Archives for January 17, 2012

Tonsils: To ectomy or not to ectomy?

When my daughter was little, she had a series of ear and throat infections that were frequent enough that the pediatrician finally said “One more in the next two months and Imma recommend we consider taking out her tonsils” or words to that effect. Interestingly, Julia stopped getting the sore throats and ear infections just…

Gleick is the new board member of the National Center for Science Education.

Should We Try Thorium Reactors?

What about that ship that tipped over?

There are animations! Florida couple escape from sinking Italian cruise ship: Cruise ship Costa Concordia salvage options animated: