SONG: This is the Sound.

28 June 2009 grant b 1

SONG: “This is the Sound” [Download] (To download: double right-click & “Save As”) ARTIST: grant. SOURCE: “Acoustic Black Hole Created in Bose-Einstein Condensate”, Technology Review, […]

Deadly Roundup

25 June 2009 grant b 0

Scientific American confirms my suspicions about my neighbors and their well-manicured, weedless yards. All that stuff they’re spraying? Yeah, it’ll kill you: One label requirement […]

Song delay….

23 June 2009 grant b 0

Yes, it’s the 23rd. There should be a new song here. There isn’t. You, oh faithful readers, will have a scientific song rather soon. And […]


22 June 2009 grant b 0

PhysOrg ventures into the vast Gobi Desert to reveal a historical find – the fossilized remains of the first confirmed nut-eating dinosaur: Larger, more numerous […]

Music boosts brains.

19 June 2009 grant b 0

Scientific American casts a cold eye on music makers, and clinically reveals that yes, music really matters: To record brain stem responses, the researchers placed […]

Love from the inside out.

18 June 2009 grant b 0

Esquire sings with neurological romance, using brain scans to tell a husband’s stirring story of the brain in love: Against all odds, I’m still hot […]

Alive in the ice.

17 June 2009 grant b 0

LiveScience has interviewed some microbiologists who have woken up an alien(-ish) organism from the Greenland ice cap after a 120,000-year nap: “Microbes have found ways […]