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    Exploring the Solar System

    Cool info-graphic article from the New York Times detailing missions exploring the solar system.

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    The Biblical Flood That Will Drown California

    I did not know this. Earthquakes and drought aren't the only threats to CA.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Starjots View Post
    The Biblical Flood That Will Drown California

    I did not know this. Earthquakes and drought aren't the only threats to CA.
    Holy shit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TeresaJ View Post
    Holy shit.
    That was my reaction too.

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    IS CONSCIOUSNESS ENTIRELY PHYSICAL?


    Also: PHYSICISTS JUST STORED AND TRANSPORTED LIGHT ITSELF

    Someone may ask, ". . .who gets out of bed and puts together photons and suitcases?"

    and it's this guy:



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    Interesting story: "Irish giant's bones will stay at London museum - but he wanted to be buried at sea"
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    I already left this in a GW thread, it's worth putting here as well. Personally, I like Feynman's straight-forward style. He also was interested in Tuva, that's also a plus.
    At this point, my drop of ocean water is mostly salt

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