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Microsoft Mathematics Now Free, Perfect Tool For Math & Science Students and Buffs!

Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 includes a full-featured graphing calculator. It’s designed to work just like those expensive handheld calculators and it’s optimized for algebra, trigonometry, statistics, and calculus. Additional math tools help you solve systems of equations, evaluate sides and angles in a triangle, and convert from one system of units to another. It also has […]

Stimulating YOUR nervous system

If you turn to tea for a healthy dose of antioxidants, keep in mind that the antioxidants, or polyphenols, found in commercially bottled tea is up to 20 times less than you’ll find in homebrewed tea. Not to mention the amount of sugar. Me, I like good coffee and iced green tea. I drink plenty […]

More on BP Oil Leak Cleanup

Kevin Costner  says he has the solution that will save the Gulf of Mexico from BP’s ruinous oil catastrophe. He’s not kidding. Watch him talk about this machine that, according to him, extracts 97% of oil from the water. Costner has been funding this project for 15 years (and invested at least 20 million dollars!), […]

Costs of government run health care

Costs of government run health care. The idea that the government could effectively run anything better than private enterprise in a free market is absurd.Here is a great quote from Thomas Sowell, the noted economist:“There is a fundamental difference between reducing costs and simply shifting costs around, like a pea in a shell game at […]

More on Science vs. Superstition

Science vs idiotic superstition is obviously one of my running themes here. So in line with that here is comedian Dara O’Briain setting the record straight about the public understanding of science. http://www.blogger.com/img/videoplayer.swf?videoUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fv8.nonxt3.googlevideo.com%2Fvideoplayback%3Fid%3De41cdcd3ef95721a%26itag%3D5%26begin%3D0%26len%3D86400000%26app%3Dblogger%26et%3Dplay%26el%3DEMBEDDED%26ip%3D0.0.0.0%26ipbits%3D0%26expire%3D1275592073%26sparams%3Did%252Citag%252Cip%252Cipbits%252Cexpire%26signature%3DF5B7EDFFA1F6F4400055643B5CE5DC810F2610F.1E8E2D1F704422A7A2F692CAD27E2D6A9D63A83F%26key%3Dck1&thumbnailUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fvideo.google.com%2FThumbnailServer2%3Fapp%3Dblogger%26contentid%3De41cdcd3ef95721a%26offsetms%3D5000%26itag%3Dw320%26sigh%3DPeoPqU7D93GvVXAZ3orD7fFbCpc&messagesUrl=video.google.com%2FFlashUiStrings.xlb%3Fframe%3Dflashstrings%26hl%3Den&nogvlm=1

Global Warming, Really

I have such a disdain for lies and deception it borders on an obsession.One of my biggest peeves is the absolute LIE of ‘man-made global warming’.An entire generation of children have been literally indoctrinated with this ‘religion’ that is based on junk science!This schtick has been used by the anti-capitalist to bludgeon the economies and […]