Tag Archives: Cosmos

Clair Patterson

This is geochemist Clair Patterson. Through measuring isotopic data from meteorites, he was the first scientist to figure out the correct age of the earth, and after that pretty much saved humanity from lead poisoning. He successfully fended off the … Continue reading

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Dark Matter

“One of the things I love about science is that we don’t have to pretend we have all the answers.” -Neil deGrasse Tyson I finished Cosmos last night. What an absolutely incredible show. The finale got into dark matter and … Continue reading

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The Drake Equation

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