Monthly Archives: January 2011

Guest blogging for Manuary at fMh

Check out my post at fMh for Manuary!

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Why science is so darned powerful

Crossposted at What is Science? A school kid’s definition goes something like this: Find a hypothesis (from somewhere); make sure it is falsifiable; test it against reality; if it fails, discard it; if it doesn’t, published it. Rinse and … Continue reading

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Don’t eat puffer fish

There are many ways to get into trouble visiting foreign ports of call. I seem to find them. For instance millions of people go to Vietnam a year and do not come down with killer bacterial brain infections (see ‘My … Continue reading

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