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Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est (And thus knowledge itself is power) — Sir Francis Bacon. The most recent edition of Scientia Pro Publica (Science for the People) — “Scientia Pro Publica 35” — was just published at the buttcrack of dawn today by John at Kind of Curious.

Birdbooker Report 127

tags: Birdbooker Report, bird books, animal books, natural history books, ecology books Books to the ceiling, Books to the sky, My pile of books is a mile high. How I love them! How I need them! I’ll have a long beard by the time I read them. ~ Arnold Lobel [1933-1987] author of many popular…

Image: wemidji (Jacques Marcoux). Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est (And thus knowledge itself is power) — Sir Francis Bacon. Since I’ve been preoccupied with the PepsiCo fiasco, I’ve not been promoting Scientia Pro Publica as I should be doing. So here’s the most recent edition; “Scientia Pro Publica 34“, published by Denis at This…

Image: wemidji (Jacques Marcoux). Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est (And thus knowledge itself is power) — Sir Francis Bacon. Since I’ve been preoccupied with the PepsiCo fiasco, I’ve not been promoting Scientia Pro Publica as I should be doing. So here’s the most recent edition; “Scientia Pro Publica 34“, published by Denis at This…

tags: The 2009 Ig Nobel Prize for Public Health, humor, funny, comedy, fucking hilarious, sports, science, technology, invention, public health, gas mask, brassiere, streaming video I know this is a little late, but the 2009 Ig Nobel Prize for Public Health Prize was awarded to Dr. Elena Bodnar for her invention of a brassiere that,…

Birdbooker Report 125-126

tags: Birdbooker Report, bird books, animal books, natural history books, ecology books Books to the ceiling, Books to the sky, My pile of books is a mile high. How I love them! How I need them! I’ll have a long beard by the time I read them. ~ Arnold Lobel [1933-1987] author of many popular…

Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est (And thus knowledge itself is power) — Sir Francis Bacon. Well, after the big explosion over ethics at ScienceBlogs, it’s been a rather exciting week, hasn’t it? Too exciting, if you ask me, especially since the most recent edition of Scientia Pro Publica (Science for the People) — “Scientia…

tags: Stephen Hawking on Religion: Science Will Win, Diane Sawyer, Stephen Hawking, interview, science, religion, streaming video World News Anchor, Diane Sawyer, asks physicist Stephen Hawking about the biggest mystery he’d like solved. He said, “I want to know why the universe exists, why there is something rather than nothing”.

Birdbooker Report 124

tags: Birdbooker Report, bird books, animal books, natural history books, ecology books Books to the ceiling, Books to the sky, My pile of books is a mile high. How I love them! How I need them! I’ll have a long beard by the time I read them. ~ Arnold Lobel [1933-1987] author of many popular…

Image: wemidji (Jacques Marcoux). Nam et ipsa scientia potestas est (And thus knowledge itself is power) — Sir Francis Bacon. The most recent issue of Scientia Pro Publica (Science for the People); “Scientia Pro Publica 32: Biology Overload” was published by Philip at his blog, The Dichotomous Trekkie 2.0. This was Philip’s first ever blog…