- News Flash!!
Exciting news just in from Oxford University. A previously obscure lecturer in cinematography has published a book titled The Selfish Dot, in which the author challenges the established view that films are the most important feature in the history of film ...
Blog Post - Steve Davis - Jan 14 2010 - 4:03am
- Bloggy At Science Online 2010
Well, he did it again. The first thing you will be asking me is how Bloggy is off on another adventure with yet another blonde while I am stuck writing about it on the Internet. It is a mystery of science. Yet the little Lothario is off indeed, this tim ...
Blog Post - Hank Campbell - Jan 15 2010 - 4:57pm
- Phoning it in: counting sheep
Ever feel like you're just one of the sheep, phoning it in every day in your office cubicle? Well, Jean-Luc Cornec is the guy for you. Cornec constructed a herd of sheep out of rotary telephones and their cords, which was on display at the Museum of T ...
Blog Post - Becky Jungbauer - Jan 19 2010 - 3:54pm
- The Humor Of Mark Twain
The Humor Of Mark Twain Mark Twain would have made a world-class blogger. He could write most wittily on just about any topic. Here is a selection of Mark Twain quotes on the topic of lies and truth. I have been working like sin all night to get a lectu ...
Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - Jan 22 2010 - 10:08pm
- Scoop! Newsflash! No Science At IPCC!
WARNING! Very bad joke alert. Please engage brain before reading further. Scoop! Newsflash! No Science At IPCC! Following hot on the heels of recent news about emails, glaciers and rainforests comes a new discovery that will warm the hearts of climate ...
Article - Patrick Lockerby - Jan 27 2010 - 5:13pm
- Random Noise #18: We Was Robbed
Random Noise #18: We Was Robbed Well, of course, that should be 'we were robbed', according to the rules of conventional grammar. But the phrase 'we was robbed', often written as 'we wuz robbed' has become part of the lexico ...
Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - Jan 31 2010 - 9:45am
- Random Noise #20: Aude Alteram Partem
Random Noise #20: Aude Alteram Partem Aude Alteram Partem- hear the other side- is a principle of administrative and natural law which states that a fair hearing requires that both sides of a legal contest or argument be given an equal opportunity to be h ...
Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - Feb 4 2010 - 7:31am
- The fight to block your arteries
Clogged arteries everywhere are taking sides in the sure-to-be epic battle for your cholesterol-induced death. The Phoenix Sun Times opens the article with the following paragraph: "A battle of the bulge has broken out between two restaurants that fea ...
Blog Post - Becky Jungbauer - Feb 5 2010 - 9:44am
- Love CO2
Love CO2 If you like this crazy gag enough to want to copy it then please credit me by using this link: http://www.scientificblogging.com/chatter_box ...
Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - Feb 7 2010 - 4:17pm
- Some Gems Of Comment Spam
Some Gems Of Comment Spam We get a few spam comments here, promoting all sorts of rubbish web sites. Currently, we seem to be targeted by people who want to do our writing for us. Now, given that scientificblogging.com is promoted as "The world' ...
Blog Post - Patrick Lockerby - Feb 13 2010 - 7:57am