Friday, October 24, 2008
If you unroll Scotch tape in a vacuum, will it glow in the dark?
4:04 pm cdt
"It turns out that if you peel the popular adhesive tape off its roll in a vacuum chamber, it emits X-rays. The researchers even made an X-ray image of one of their
Thank goodness this only happens in a vacuum.
Otherwise office workers everywhere would have to start wearing lead aprons.
here for article.
Sunday, October 19, 2008
7:05 pm cdt
Bovinosis -noun: urge to moo at cows
Felinosis -noun: urge to meow at cats
Idiotosis -noun: urge to smack an idiot
Obomanosis -noun: see Idiotosis
Thus ends my political commentary.