Funny facts about science

Posted in Uncategorized by e1saman on September 13, 2010

If you like music countdowns here are some posts from new scientist (and some other sites)  in this fashion (of course not about music)

1. How many times have you said “I have thought of that idea also”? Guest what,  even if you publish the idea is not enough … you need also a little luck.

Zeros to heroes: 10 unlikely ideas that changed the world

2. This is a great one. This post enumerates the things that cannot make sense in science (mostly physics). If you want to be the next Einstein read ahead and solve the riddle.

13 things that do not make sense

3. This one is hilarious; how far can you go to test your theory?

Eight scientists who became their own guinea pigs

4.  I wish we had more lists like the following (failure is the the first step to success)

Top 10: Most Famous Scientific Theories (That Turned out to be Wrong)

6. And if you like to read about the people behind the stories;

10 Fascinating and Amusing Relationships

7. And last but not least, the dream of every physicist; Theories of everything (we love #3)

The 4 Most Compelling Theories of Everything