Author Archives: thepickledhedgehog
No, not the Mars rover. Though the Curiosity rover is a brilliant example of the result of the pure curiosity that drives so many. Curiosity, that drive to understand the unknown and unseen. From wind, rain, and thunder to what … Continue reading
Science has always been ruled by facts, the facts and evidence of any question or hypothesis has always been held above all else. This has always been the great equalizer in science; where a Nobel Laureate can be proven wrong by an undergraduate … Continue reading
The whole graduate school thing can be very tough some times, as a few of us know. It is in those times that I find myself wondering whether my friends that chose to be done with school at the bachelors … Continue reading
Buckyballs or C60 or Buckminsterfullerene has become an very hot topic in the chemistry and material science worlds in the past 20 years or so. Buckballs are being used in physics, Supramolecular chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry, and engineering. And for … Continue reading
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July 20th of this year will mark the 44th anniversary of of the first time that man landed and walked on the surface of the moon. Three years and a few months after that remarkable day, Apollo 17 left the … Continue reading