Archive for 2008

Religious Delusion Hampers Nanotechnology

February 16th, 2008 / Future Tech, Newswire, Religion, Science, Society / 9 comments

Addressing scientists Feb. 15, 2008 at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Dietram Scheufele, a University of Wisconsin-Madison professor of life sciences communication, presented ...
The Ludicrous Penny

The Ludicrous Penny

January 30th, 2008 / Humor, Stupid Things / 19 comments

Stupid Thing: The Penny Why it's stupid: Money that's not. Costs 1.2 cents to mint. Need handfuls to buy a cup of coffee. Bad rationale: Sentimentality, Hoarding Short-term solution: ...