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We’ve Got the Fever: Particle Fever screening one night only at HMNS! (10/9/14)

Next week we’re bringing you the chance to glimpse back in time to the very beginning of the universe with the critically acclaimed documentary Particle Fever screening Thursday, October 9 in the Wortham Giant Screen Theatre at 6:00 p.m. “Wait a second,” you might say, “how can this documentary show us the beginning of the universe? I’m pretty sure […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (9.11.08) Hurricane Ike Edition

photo credit: pingnews.com And neither will any of us in the Houston-Galveston area this weekend, as Hurricane Ike barrels in from the Gulf. If you haven’t already, it’s time to consider whether you need to get out of Dodge – but please – let the people in mandatory evacuation zones get out first. This is […]

UPDATE: The world is still here

photo credit: Ethan Hein Science definitely wasn’t sleeping last night -in the very wee hours of the night, (2:30 a.m. Central time to be exact) physicists at the world’s largest particle physics laboratory – CERN – threw the switch on perhaps the most massive physics experiment ever attempted. (The AP confirms: we’re still here.) The eventual goal: […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (9.9.08)

Coming soon: giant black hole? photo credit: pingnews.com So here’s what went down after you logged off. Worried that CERN is about to create a giant black hole? (As in, tomorrow?) Steven Hawking has bet $100 that the 14-year, $8 billion project won’t even find what it’s looking for. NASA’s Mars Rover has been Twittering madly since […]


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