Category Archives: Biology

A Potential Cure for the Peanut Allergy

So here’s a thing I have a lot of mixed feelings about. Peanut allergies. Now for starters I had a few childhood friends with peanut allergies, and my Aunt is allergic to peanuts. I also have a bunch of friends … Continue reading

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Well I Guess My Love Life is Screwed!

Some Junk Science via Mrs. Weer’d According to a study published in the latest issue of Pediatrics, twenty-somethings born preterm (before 37 weeks) are less likely to move in with a romantic partner or have sexual intercourse than their peers … Continue reading

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Because

Via Joat The internet loves cats…I love the ducklings!

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“Gun Death” Elephant

One thing implied by anti-gunners is that guns are inherently dangerous. That could be said for say older black powder guns, especially in the days when they were used in conjunction with fireplaces and candlelight, or early cartridge guns where … Continue reading

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“Gun Death” Shark Attack

They are rare, but often deadly when it comes to Great Whites: A Briton who was killed by a great white shark yesterday had joked about the danger just 24 hours earlier, his family said last night. …A holidaymaker who … Continue reading

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Say it With Me: DISCO CLAM!

Yes, I checked, and it does have an urban dictionary entry…not as exciting as I had hoped! But reality always trumps fiction! Ever since the ‘disco clam’ was caught on camera ‘partying’ on the ocean floor, its behaviour has fascinated, … Continue reading

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Oops!

So a “Progressive” blogger I enjoy reading (but don’t encourage through links or name mentions) has disappeared. I strongly suspect this blogger has uncontrolled bipolar disorder, where he CONSTANTLY posts disjointed and foolish posts for a period of time, then … Continue reading

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Why Are We Ticklish?

Very cool! Usually in the afternoon my daughter gets scrappy, and the only solution to tame the savage baby-beast is to tickle her into submission, and let her repeatedly body-slam until she’s burned off some energy. Very neat that it … Continue reading

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Dropped Gun Discharge

The video is a bit graphic, so watch at your own discretion. Still it’s just a bit of blood, so it isn’t really gross. Now of course the general rule is when you hear a story about a dropped gun … Continue reading

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Images of the Antis: Partisan Ignorance

Back in the 90s gun control was a bi-partisan issue. Both Democrats and Republicans worked to ban guns together. The bans were crap, and the voters found out, so now support for the 2nd Amendment how it’s WRITTEN, not just … Continue reading

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