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  1. T

    How long would it take for a slim human being to starve if they have water?

    I know water has no nutritional value but would it help a person not starve. Water with some sugar to be precise
  2. Prawnapple

    New study sheds light on how drinking red wine in a wine bar affects consciousness

    More here, including the scientific study: https://www.psypost.org/2021/11/new-study-sheds-light-on-how-drinking-red-wine-in-a-wine-bar-affects-consciousness-62115
  3. Prawnapple

    Pioneering Experiment Turns IBM’s Largest Quantum Computer Into a Quantum Material

    https://scitechdaily.com/pioneering-experiment-turns-ibms-largest-quantum-computer-into-a-quantum-material/
  4. Prawnapple

    This Week in Science - Megathread

    This is going to be the weekly thread for "TWIS" - This week in Science posts and infographics. If I ever skip a week or post too late. Feel free to post the latest weeks in here. Edit: Anyone is free to post the weekly TWIS if I don't post. Starting now:
  5. F

    The Consciousness of Evolution

    Good day I sincerely hope someone well-versed in Darwinism would be able to answer the following curiosity of mine (btw I'm a passionate activist for evolution and it's staggering ability to explain our natural world) * I'm a bit baffled trying to reason the incremental changes caused by...
  6. Prawnapple

    Brine Pool Formation | Nautilus Live

  7. Prawnapple

    Scientists shed light on mystery of dark matter

    Further reading: https://phys.org/news/2020-03-scientists-mystery-dark.html
  8. carstensdj

    We May Finally Understand the Moments Before the Big Bang

    Article Here
  9. carstensdj

    Scientists find human footprint in a mammoth track

    Article Here
  10. S

    Difference in Degrees

    Hello. What is the difference between Bcom Mathematical Science and Bsc Mathematical Sciences from the University of Stellenbosch? I am looking at specialising in Data Science for both degrees. Thanks :)
  11. K

    master maths and physics

    hi im in matric this year and i would really appriciate it if someone could please get me a mastermaths and physics login and password please
  12. Afon Kulikov

    November’s Supermoon 2016 – Closest of a Lifetime?

    By now, you’ve heard the news. We’ll spare you the “it’s a bird, it’s a plane…” routine to usher in the Supermoon 2016. This month’s Full Moon is not only the closest for the year, but the nearest Full Moon for a 80 year plus span. Like Blue and Black Moons, a Supermoon is more of a cultural...
  13. Afon Kulikov

    Juno, Nasa probe has beamed back 1,300 images take

    Juno shares snaps from its epic journey: Nasa probe has beamed back 1,300 images taken on 1.8 BILLION mile trip to Jupiter Some really great photos
  14. Kevin Lancaster

    Watch this cool science fiction film written by an AI

    Watch this cool science fiction film written by an AI Sunspring is based on a screenplay written by an artificial intelligence which called himself Benjamin.
  15. RyanBrothwell

    South Africa to introduce new TB treatment

    The South African Department of Health is expected to roll out a new programme that will allow South Africans to access the latest in drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB) treatment. The department is currently in talks with Japanese drug maker Otsuka Pharmaceutical to negotiate access to its...
  16. Kevin Lancaster

    Four new elements added to the periodic table

    Four new elements added to the periodic table The periodic table has received four new additions.
  17. Kevin Lancaster

    The blackest material ever created

    The blackest material ever created A group of researchers have created the blackest material ever, absorbing between 98% and 99% of light.
  18. G

    Are you more sensitive to pain on your dominant side?

    My sister is testing whether you are more sensitive to pain on your dominant side (like on Mythbusters for redheads). She is struggling to get test subjects (LOL). All you need to do is hold 2 ice-cubes in your fist & time it for each hand. Then fill in this survey. https://goo.gl/7S1wdx...
  19. Kevin Lancaster

    Maths and science teachers don’t know enough: Pandor

    Maths and science teachers don’t know enough: Pandor I was always worried about our poor maths and science teaching in schools: Pandor
  20. Kevin Lancaster

    Quantum computer makes finding new physics more difficult

    Quantum computer makes finding new physics more difficult The world at the scale of an electron works very differently than the one we live in. But suspending our beliefs of the world of big things has plenty of benefits
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