Sky Maps

Key Links Fans of dark skies and star parties, here’s a downable and printable guide to the shared heavens. Kudos to Kym Thalassoudis who launched Sky Maps – skymaps.com – providing maps and star charts for skywatchers, educators, and publishers. Available for free each month with versions for northern and southern hemispheres and the equator. …

Biology

Photo Biology is a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, evolution, distribution and taxonomy HeadlinesOne of biology’s biggest mysteries ‘largely solved’ by AI Photos Planeta.com

#SciComm

Hashtags #scicomm = Science Communication Hashtag: #scicomm Questions What are recommended accounts to follow on the social web exemplifying the best about science communication? = ¿Cuáles son las cuentas recomendadas a seguir en la web social que ejemplifican lo mejor sobre la comunicación científica? HeadlinesHugh Possingham: On Failure and Fun in Science Communicationshttps://www.newscientist.com/article/mg24032052-900-time-to-break-academic-publishings-stranglehold-on-researchhttps://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/04/the-scientific-paper-is-obsolete/556676/ Recommended Listening Defending science from …

Scientific American

Logo Spotlight on venerable publication Scientific American Key Linksscientificamerican.com – [email protected] FeaturesEndorsement Recommended ListeningLate Night Live: Why Scientific American endorses Joe Biden – For the first time in Scientific American’s 175 year history the popular magazine has decided to endorse a candidate in the US Presidential election. Editor in Chief Laura Helmuth explains why it’s …

Physics Links

Photo Links related to physics Elsewhere on the Webphysics.stackexchange.com Nobel Prizeindexbohr-bio.htmlplanck-bio.html Theoretical Minimumtheoreticalminimum.comYouTube WikipediaJohn_Archibald WheelerMaxwell’s demonThere’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom Planeta.com

Geology

Buzzwords Geology = the science that deals with the earth’s physical structure and substance, its history, and the processes that act on it EventsOctober 17 National Fossil Day (USA) promotes public awareness and stewardship of fossils and a greater appreciation of their scientific and educational values. Twitter: @NatlFossilDay Recommended listeningLost In Time – This feature …

Science

Poster Science = The intellectual and practical activity encompassing the systematic study of the structure and behavior of the physical and natural world through observation and experiment World Science Day for Peace and Development (November 10) highlights the important role that science has in society and the need to engage the wider public in debates on emerging scientific issues. Embedded …