Posts Categorized: Science

Finding blogs, psychology

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A good annotated listing of blogs in psychology: PsyBlog at http://www.spring.org.uk/2009/07/40-superb-psychology-blogs.php   For collected posts from peer-reviewed research:  http://researchblogging.org/  

Muscle from Fishing Line?

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Ok science types, it is time to get into those labs, garages, or hacker spaces and play (I mean study/learn). The video below is a demonstration of how to make heat reactive muscle fibers from twisted fishing line.”The application opportunities for these polymer muscles are vast,” said Ray Baughman, a materials scientist at the University […]

eScience Labs

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Special thanks to Rob Mccaffrey for sharing this with us from his trip to the Innovations Conference. eScience Labs LLC. provides complete and comprehensive hands-on science kits to support online and traditional courses in need of a laboratory solution. These are the same experiments you would find in a traditional academic lab, but designed and […]