Dear the internet,

The Tens and I just did science and discovered that the toilet water spinning opposite directions in different hemispheres thing is real

mind blown,

Julia

Watson and Crick.
And Meischer and Levene and Chargaff.

Watson and Crick.

And Meischer and Levene and Chargaff.

"I do not know much about writing rap lyrics, but I’m guessing that most rappers do not meet with physicists and cosmologists from MIT and Cornell before sitting down to write. But that’s exactly what Wu-Tang Clan founding member GZA did during the creation of his new album, Dark Matter — a project the rapper hopes will turn his audience on to science."

GZA and Neil deGrasse Tyson team up on a hip-hop record about science (via poptech)

this is the best. i am not even joking - this makes me feel better about humanity. 

(via ro-s-aspa-rks)

freshphotons:

Jay Hosler explains ATP with comics.

This is amazing. I wish my med school textbooks were graphic novels…

freshphotons:

Jay Hosler explains ATP with comics.

This is amazing. I wish my med school textbooks were graphic novels…

(via freshphotons)

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My friend Brent works for Gizmodo. He pretty much has the coolest job ever and I know I’ve posted articles of his in the past…well…here’s another piece to fill you with awe at science and envy at Brent who gets paid to play with NASA scientists. (click through for the full article)

The Miraculous NASA Breakthrough That Could Save Millions of Lives 

There are no hospitals in space. The closest E.R. is back on Earth, and astronauts can’t exactly jump in a cab to get there. So what happens if the sun burps out a massive blast of radiation while an astronaut is space-amblin’ by?

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Bought myself this book a while back because, well, duh. 

I’m not very good at these once-a-day things, but I’m going to try to share a scientist-a-day out of here, because, well, just because.

Bought myself this book a while back because, well, duh.

I’m not very good at these once-a-day things, but I’m going to try to share a scientist-a-day out of here, because, well, just because.

The İnner Life Of The Cell

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The Mitochondria
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