What Happens When An Unstoppable Force Meets An Immovable Object?

If you pit an immovable object against an unstoppable force, which Wins?The answer is not only surprising, but surprisingly satisfying. [Read more…]

The Nonsense Math Effect

A new study finds that even academic scholars perceived research to be of higher quality if there’s some math involved—even if the math makes no sense: Mathematics is a fundamental tool of research. Although potentially applicable in every discipline, the amount of training in mathematics that students typically receive varies greatly between different disciplines. In [Read More…]

Human Anatomy Terms That Sound Like Things You Would Go See On A Vacation

Aortic Arch Corpus Callosum Islets of Langerhans Bowman’s Capsule Cranial Vault Semicircular Canals Medullary Pyramids Brodmann Areas Crypts of Lieberkühn Prussack’s Space Fissure of Rolando McBurney’s Point Anterior Horn Alcock’s Canal Hesselbach’s Triangle Loop of Henle Renal Columns of Bertin Text via The Science Creative Quarterly; Image via GOOD magazine [Read more…]