Category Archives: Science

Technology and Progress—The Human Genome

Every now and then I get the urge to post something all science-y. This is one of those times. When I was in high school, the promise of completing the Human Genome Project was huge. That was going to unlock … Continue reading

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Let’s Go to Enceladus!

If you say the name of this moon out loud, many will think you’re saying Ansel Adams. But Enceladus, one of Saturn’s moons, is in the spotlight for a potential life-hunting expedition. And not the type Upper Midwest dentists go … Continue reading

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New Particle—Expect a SyFy Film that’s Completely Ignorant of It

The Large Hadron Collider is an incredible machine. Not The Incredible Machine, though that was a brilliantly fun game. No, instead of using hamsters and basketballs to put a tennis ball in a box, the LHC has been unraveling the … Continue reading

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