Tag: Science

January 14, 2022 / Tech
January 7, 2022 / Science
Image by NASA/JPL-Caltech

Rogue planets are not planets that hide in plain sight and backstab you. But I bet you want to know what they really are.

October 15, 2021 / Science
Purple flower

Photosynthesis is why plants are green. But did you know there is a theory that plant-life on early Earth was once purple? Let’s have a look at why.

July 9, 2021 / Science
Wet-bulb temperature

The pacific west coast of the North-American continent has just seen an unprecedented heat-wave. One Twitter, I ran into mention of the so-called Wet-Bulb temperature, and what that meant in relation to such a heat wave. And given the impending climate-catastrophe, it seems worthwhile to explore.

July 2, 2021 / Science
Covid 2030

I got Pfizered up two week ago, so hopefully no dying of Covid in my near future. With the percentage of vaccinated growing — in the rich parts of the world, at least — we’re approaching a new phase in the pandemic. So, let’s have a look at what Covid might look like when on its tenth birthday: Covid 2030 — okay, technically, that would be Covid 2029, but screw it.