Large Hadron Rap

4 September 2008 grant b 0

Yes, the LHC is exciting. I own that. But is it *this* exciting? That’s a bunch of particle physicists (I think) dancing inside the LHC […]

The iPhone girl.

29 August 2008 grant b 0

This isn’t research as much as social observation, but have you heard about the iPhone girl? I noticed her story on reddit but she’s popping […]

Hello, Poindexter.

26 August 2008 grant b 0

You may or may not have noticed a new link in the “fellow travellers” area down there on the right. It’s to Hello, Poindexter!, the […]

SONG: When the Lights Go Out.

23 August 2008 grant b 0

SONG: “When the Lights Go Out.” [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Sleep-deprived brains alternate between normal activity and ‘power […]

SONG: We Climb.

23 July 2008 grant b 0

SONG: “We Climb.” [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Fossil fills out water-land leap”, BBC News, 25 Jun 2008, as […]

SONG: All Our Tomorrows

23 June 2008 grant b 1

SONG: “All Our Tomorrows” [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “DNA Retrieved from 1,000-Year-Old Vikings”, LiveScience.com, 28 May 2008, as […]

The Ondes Martenot

18 June 2008 grant b 0

Radiohead plays one. Gorillaz plays one. Why don’t I? A keyboard invented by a cellist in 1928 who wanted to be able to do glissandos […]

SONG: Mesonychoteuthis Hamiltonii

24 May 2008 grant b 1

SONG: “Mesonychoteuthis Hamiltonii” [Download] (To download: right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Colossal Squid Comes Out Of Ice”, BBC News, 28 April 2008, as […]

SONG: After the End.

23 April 2008 grant b 0

SONG: “After the End” [Download] (To download: right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Arctic ‘Doomsday’ Seed Vault Opens”, Science Friday, 7 Mar 2008, as […]